Personnel Commissioners & Director, Classified Personnel
Lance Bidnick, Commissioner
Mr. Lance Bidnick is the Board of Trustee's appointee to the Personnel Commission. Mr. Bidnick is currently the Director of Maintenance and Operations at Newport Mesa Unified School District. He is also a former student and employee of Ocean View School District. He is an OVSD community member, an OVSD parent, and a strong advocate of Merit System practices. He was appointed to the Personnel Commission in 2017.
Bob Ewing, Commissioner
CSEA’s appointee to the Commission is Bob Ewing. Mr. Ewing has been involved with Ocean View School District for over thirty years, as a parent, a volunteer, and as a Commissioner. He has been a Personnel Commissioner since 2003.
Daniel Gooch, Commissioner
Mr. Dan Gooch is the Joint appointee. Mr. Gooch has been an adherent to the merit system through his previous employment with the City of Long Beach, and his commitment to Ocean View School District. He has been a member of the Personnel Commission since 1997.