On April 21, 2017, the CSDA Board of Directors voted unanimously to sign an affiliation agreement with the Central Valley Local Chapter of CSDA. (CVLC). The Chapter, which encompasses all of Fresno, Kings and Tulare counties, was created to provide a local forum for member districts to discuss and consider issues of importance to special districts.
CVLC’s stated mission is “To provide a professional organization that promotes responsible, responsive and transparent governance in California Special Districts; develops new innovative ideas through accessible professional learning programs and preserves best practices and stewardship of resources by promoting collaboration, sharing of ideas found in local membership to raise awareness, advocate on behalf of membership by showcasing accomplishments to local constituency.”
In addition to hosting workshops, educational seminars, and programs of mutual interest and benefit to its members, the CVLC will also make recommendations regarding policy, programs, services and legislation to the Board of Directors of CSDA.
In approving the affiliation agreement, the CSDA Board of Directors expressed their gratitude to CVLC President Lorenzo Rios, Vice-President/Secretary Sandi Miller, and Treasurer Joe Barcelos, for their efforts in making the affiliation possible. CVLC is CSDA’s 14th affiliated chapter in California.
Those interested in becoming a member of the CVLC are encouraged to contact Chapter President Lorenzo Rios at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Executive Committee Meetings:
The Central Valley Local Chapter of CSDA holds bi-monthly meetings at the Clovis Veterans Memorial District. The meetings take place on the seccond Wednesday of the month. Below is a complete meeting schedule for 2018:
January 10, 2018 at 9:00AM – Clovis Veterans Memorial District
March 14, 2018 at 9:00AM – Clovis Veterans Memorial District
May 9, 2018 at 9:00AM – Clovis Veterans Memorial District
July 11, 2018 at 9:00AM – Clovis Veterans Memorial District
September 12, 2018 at 9:00AM – Clovis Veterans Memorial District
November 14, 2018 at 9:00AM – Clovis Veterans Memorial District
President – Lorenzo Rios, CEO – Clovis Veterans Memorial District
Vice President/Secretary – Sandi Miller, General Manager – Selma Cemetery District
Treasurer – Joe Barcelos, Business Manager – North Central Fire Protection District
Trustee – Alan Hofmann, General Manager – Fresno Metropolitan Flood Control District
Trustee – Susan Speer, District Manager – Visalia Memorial District
For additional information, please visit the Central Valley Local Chapter of CSDA website.Top of Page