In-Home Supportive Services Public Authority

 

VACANCY NOTICE

 

IN-HOME SUPPORTIVE SERVICES PUBLIC AUTHORITY (IHSS)

 

Replaces All Previous Notices

 

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN of the following vacancies and term expirations:

 

Seat 1, succeeding Mike Boyd, term expires March 1, 2017, must be a consumer over the age of 55 years, authorized to represent organizations that advocate for aging people with disabilities, for a three-year term ending March 1, 2020.

 

Seat 2, Patricia Webb, term expires March 1, 2019, must be a consumer between the ages of 18 and 60, authorized to represent organizations that advocate for younger people with disabilities, for a three-year term.

 

Vacant seat 3, succeeding Sharon Brunn, resigned, must be a consumer at-large over the age of 55, for a the unexpired portion of a three-year term ending March 1, 2019.

 

Seat 4, Patricia Wooley, term expires March 1, 2019, must be a worker who provides personal assistance services to a consumer, for a three-year term.

 

Seat 5, Kenzi Robi, term expires March 1, 2018, must be a consumer at-large over the age of 55, for a three-year term.

 

Seat 6, Rita Semel, term expires March 1, 2019, must be a member of the Human Services Commission, recommended to the Board by the Commission, for a three-year term.

 

Seat 7, Gustavo Serina, term expires March 1, 2018, must be a member of the Commission on the Aging, recommended to the Board by the Commission, for a three-year term.

 

Seat 8, Judith Karshmer, term expires March 1, 2019, must be a member of the Health Commission, recommended to the Board by the Commission, for a three-year term.

 

Seat 9, Tatiana Kostanian, term expires March 1, 2019, must be a member of the Mayor's Disability Council, recommended to the Board by the Council, for a three-year term.

 

Seat 10, Melvin Beetle, term expires March 1, 2019, must be a consumer over the age of 55, authorized to represent organizations that advocate for aging people with disabilities, for a three-year term.

 

Seat 11, Jessie Sandoval, term expires March 1, 2018, must be a consumer between the ages of 18 and 60, authorized to represent organizations that advocate for younger people with disabilities, for a three-year term.

 

Vacant seat 12, succeeding Rosie Byers, resigned, must be a member representing the bargaining unit of the union that represents In-Home Supportive Services independent providers, for a three-year term ending March 1, 2020.

 

Seat 13, succeeding Luis Calderon, term expires March 1, 2017, must be a consumer between the ages of 18 and 60, authorized to represent organizations that advocate for younger people with disabilities, for a three-year term ending March 1, 2020.

 

Additional Qualification:  No fewer than 50% of the membership shall be individuals who are current or past users of personal assistance services paid for through public or private funds or who are recipients of IHSS (“Consumers”).

 

Report:  The Authority shall submit an annual report to the Board of Supervisors detailing its functions and evaluating its operation for that year.  In addition, such report shall present the Authority’s specific goals and objectives for the coming year and its plan for meeting those goals and objectives.

 

Sunset Date:  None.

 

Additional information relating to the In-Home Supportive Services Public Authority may be obtained by reviewing the California Welfare and Institutions Code, Section 12301.6, available at http://leginfo.legislature.ca.gov, or San Francisco Administrative Code, Chapter 70, available at http://www.sfbos.org/sfmunicodes.

 

Interested persons may obtain an application from the Board of Supervisors website at http://www.sfbos.org/vacancy_application or from the Rules Committee Clerk, 1 Dr. Carlton B. Goodlett Place, Room 244, San Francisco, CA 94102-4689.  Completed applications should be submitted to the Clerk of the Board.  All applicants must be residents of San Francisco, unless otherwise stated.

 

Next Steps:  Applicants who meet minimum qualifications will be contacted by the Rules Committee Clerk once the Rules Committee Chair determines the date of the hearing.  Members of the Rules Committee will consider the appointment(s) at the meeting and applicant(s) may be asked to state their qualifications.  The appointment(s) of the individual(s) who are recommended by the Rules Committee will be forwarded to the Board of Supervisors for final approval.

 

Please Note:  Depending upon the posting date, a vacancy may have already been filled.  To determine if a vacancy for this body is still available, or if you require additional information, please call the Rules Committee Clerk at (415) 554-7702.

 

 

 

                                                                        Angela Calvillo

                                                                        Clerk of the Board

 

DATED/POSTED:  January 27, 2017