Effective Monday, June 28, 1999, Kati Corsaut will serve as the acting Assistant Director, Communications Office, for the California Department of Corrections. Corsaut replaces Tipton Kindel, who will remain in the Communications Office as an Information Officer II.

Corsaut will remain in the position until a permanent replacement is hired. She retired from the Department in 1998, and had previously served with the California Attorney General’s Office, the Governor’s Office of Emergency Services, and the Federal Emergency Management Agency.