The UC Regents approved Nathan Brostrom, currently the University of California Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer, to serve at UC Merced.
Megan Goin, a trustee who ousted one of two Los Banos school board members ensnared in a bribery probe, resigned due to lack of affordable housing.
Dorothy Leland, the third chancellor for the University of California, Merced, announced on Monday she was stepping down effective Aug. 15.
The suspected killer of Ethan Morse, son of ex-Merced DA Larry Morse, was identified as 26-year-old Dagoberto Penaloza by the Atwater Police.
Pareira, a farmer elected in 2016 over Gustine businessman Rich Ford, currently serves as Chairman of the Board of Supervisors.