California Government Code
(a) The Director of Finance may designate a deputy or other official in the Department of Finance to act for him or her and represent him or her at meetings of the board.
(b) The Director of Finance or his or her representative shall serve as chairperson of the board.
(c) The board may, by resolution, delegate to one or more of its
members, or to any other official or employee of the board, any powers and duties that it may deem proper, including, but not limited to, the power to enter into contracts on behalf of the board.