Meet Our Staff

We are committed to help serve our counties and their employees

Alan Fernandes

Chief Executive Officer

Alan joined the CSAC Finance Corporation as the Chief Executive Officer in November 2015 after a successful career in government affairs.  He has a broad range of professional work experience having worked in both the private and public sector.  Alan has published on effective government advocacy including a Law Review Article on the topic of Ethics in Government and is occasionally requested to speak publicly on these topics. He has spent much of his career in government, law and public policy where most recently he was the Chief Legislative Representative for Los Angeles County.  Prior to this, Alan practiced law at a Government Law Firm where he was an active member of the Public Law Section of the State Bar.  In addition, Alan worked at a major investment firm where he was an accountant for an international pension fund group.  Alan earned his undergraduate degree in Political Science and English minor at UC Davis, and subsequently earned his law degree where he completed a certificated concentration on Taxation.  


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Christy Stutzman

Operations Manager

Christy joined CSAC Finance Corporation in 2020 as Operations Manager. She brings an array of experience from the world of Insurance, Public Relations and Real Estate along with a Bachelor degree in Business Administration from California State University, Sacramento.   In addition to planning, directing and coordinating the operations of the Finance Corporation, she will be helping with business development and Corporate Associate relations.  For the past 6 years Christy navigated a successful career in real estate. Prior to this, she oversaw the operations of a  successful Public Relations firm and worked as a Senior Property & Casualty Claims Adjuster for State Farm Insurance.


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Jim Manker

Director of Business Development

Jim Manker joined the CSAC team in 2013 after leaving the Sacramento River Cats (AAA affiliate of the Oakland Athletics) and their Corporate Partner team. Prior to that he was a successful Major Accounts Client Executive for the world’s largest payroll company, ADP. Over the past 7 years under Jim’s leadership, the Corporate Associates program has become a strong revenue source for CSAC. At the CSAC Finance Corporation, Jim is responsible for directing the corporate partnership program, working with new business opportunities and helping companies expand their footprint in California Counties. Jim impacts every team he encounters through his 5 identified themes of: woo, communicator, activator, positivity, and strategic (source: Clifton StengthsFinder assessment). Jim earned his undergraduate degree in Communications from Point Loma Nazarene University in San Diego, CA. He then went on to complete a Master’s Degree in Religious Education at NTS in Kansas City, MO. Jim has spent his entire career connecting people in the private and public sector and helping them pursue personal health and corporate success.


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Chase Broffman

Member Services Associate

Chase Broffman joined the CSAC Finance Corporation in 2019 as the Member Services Associate. In addition to program development, Chase is lead on all marketing and outreach from the Finance Corporation as well as provides administrative services to Easy Smart Pay. Chase is currently completing his bachelor’s degree in Business Administration at California State University, Sacramento. Prior to this role, Chase worked as a residential real estate agent in the Sacramento area and specialized in single family income property opportunities.


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Sendy Young

Sendy Young

Executive Assistant