Recruitment Staff

Our qualified professionals bring practical hands-on experience and knowledge to address your recruiting needs.

At CPS HR, we understand the challenges and complexities of public sector recruiting. Working in partnership with your governing body or selection team, we develop a customized search strategy to ensure that the person selected meets your exacting standards.


  • STUART SATOW – Executive Recruiter

      Pamela DerbySince joining CPS HR Executive Search in 2002, Stuart Satow has been involved in numerous recruitments on behalf of various cities, counties and other local government agencies for a variety of executive and senior management positions. Previously Mr. Satow was a fixture on television in the Sacramento region for 22 years. As a sportscaster for ABC affiliate KXTV Channel 10, Mr. Satow interviewed hundreds of management-level executives, university officials and professional and amateur athletes. He is a popular public speaker and emcee who has long been involved in community events in the Sacramento region. With a BA degree in Communication Studies from California State University, Sacramento and 27 years of experience in the communications industry, Mr. Satow is an experienced writer and interviewer who has excellent people skills and a positive track record in staff and project management. Send an Email to Stuart Satow


  • PAMELA DERBY – Executive Recruiter

      Pamela DerbyPam Derby has over 17 years of experience in managing public relations and client services in both the public and private sector. Since joining CPS HR Executive Search in 2003, she has assisted CPS HR's senior executive recruiters, and independently managed, a wide range of recruitments for city, county, and association executives including city manager, assistant and deputy city manager, police chief, community and economic development director, human resource director, finance director, public works director, registrar of voters, library director, and director of information technology in addition to specialized support positions. Prior to joining CPS HR Executive Search, Ms. Derby served as the Aide to the Yuba County Board of Supervisors serving as the Board’s liaison to County Department Heads, the community, and the media. Previous to her local government service, Ms. Derby served in the private sector and with several non-profit lobbying associations where she was responsible for the management of several large consumer groups. Send an Email to Pamela Derby





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