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Blow the Whistle on Government Fraud, Waste and Abuse

TO: All University Employees

FROM: Travis Gregory, Associate Vice President for HR and Payroll Services

SUBJECT: Blow the Whistle on Government Fraud, Waste, and Abuse

California law allows state employees to report waste, fraud, violations of law or health or safety threats, and to be free from retaliation for doing so.

At the CSU, there are several options available for employees and applicants for employment to file a protected disclosure:


Contact the designated Campus Administrator for Whistleblower complaints:

Travis Gregory, Associate Vice President for Human Resources and Payroll Services

Email: tgregory@csusm.edu

Phone: (760) 750-4954


Contact the California State University Office of the Chancellor

Vice Chancellor of Human Resources

401 Golden Shore, Long Beach, CA 90802


Contact the CA State Auditor’s Office Whistleblower Hotline by phone, web or mail

The California State Auditor’s office is your confidential avenue for reporting improper activities by state agencies or employees.

The 2018 Whistleblower memorandum, which includes information on what to report, whistleblower protections, how to report, helpful tips, as well as the investigation of complaints, can be viewed at: http://www.auditor.ca.gov/pdfs/other/whistleblower_brochure.pdf

A Whistleblower Hotline poster from the California State Auditor has been posted on campus. You may also review the poster directly at: http://www.auditor.ca.gov/pdfs/other/whstlblr_ledger.pdf