Fifty percent of the members are appointed by the Siskiyou County Board of Supervisors; and fifty percent are appointed by the Siskiyou County Superintendent of Schools. To encourage balance and diverse representation, members are selected among five categories listed below.
Parent or person who receives, or who has received within the past 36 months, child care services.
Ronya Merel - Yreka
Frieda Bennett, Quartz Valley Indian Reservation
CHILD CARE PROVIDERS
Person who provides child care services or represents a person who provides child care services.
Kathy Crossman, Lane St. Children's Center, Yreka
Doreen Healy, Chestnut St. Preschool, Mt. Shasta
Daintry Zarzynski, Butte Valley Montessori, Dorris
PUBLIC AGENCY REPRESENTATIVES
A person who represents a city, county, or local educational agency.
Margaret Hoaglen,, Siskiyou Childcare Council ( Resource and Referral Program Assistant)
Sarah Bogener, Shasta Head Start (Siskiyou Area Program Manager)
Sarah Zwetsloot Public Health Department, Maternal, Child and Adolescent Health Director
A person who represents an agency or business that provides private funding for child care services, or who advocates for child care services through participation in civic or community based organizations but is not a child care provider or CDE funded agency representative.
Marlene Rodriguez, Karuk Head Start (Family Advocate)
Amanda Elsemore, First 5 Siskiyou Child Development Coordinator
Carla Charraqa, Siskiyou Domestic Violence and Crisis Center (Deputy Director)
Appointed from any of the above categories or outside of these categories at the discretion of the appointing agencies.
Ana Fisher, ECE Advocate/Community Volunteer, Weed
Regina Weston, College of the Siskiyous (Student Equity Office)