Reentry Council

VACANCY NOTICE

REENTRY COUNCIL

Replaces All Previous Notices

 

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN of the following seat information and term expirations, appointed by the Board of Supervisors.  There are no current vacancies.

 

Seat 1, Jose Bernal, term expires June 1, 2018, must be a former inmate in the San Francisco County Jail, a California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation facility, and/or a United States Bureau of Prison facility; and also must self-identify as a survivor of violence or crime, for a two-year term.

 

Seat 2, Angela Coleman, term expires June 1, 2018, must be a former inmate in the San Francisco County Jail, a California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation facility, and/or a United States Bureau of Prison facility; and also have expertise in providing services to individuals exiting the criminal justice system, for a two-year term.

 

Seat 3, James Lowden, term expires June 1, 2018, must be a former inmate in the San Francisco County Jail, a California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation facility, and/or a United States Bureau of Prison facility; and also must have been released from custody within two years of his/her appointment, for a two-year term.

 

Seat 4, Kimberli Courtney, term expires June 1, 2018, must be a former inmate in the San Francisco County Jail, a California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation facility, and/or a United States Bureau of Prison facility; and also must have served multiple terms of incarceration, for the unexpired portion of a two-year term ending.

 

(Pursuant to Administrative Code, Section 5.1, all members of the Council shall be exempt from the Charter requirement that they be electors of the City and County of San Francisco.)

 

Reports:  At least once a year, the Council shall prepare and submit a report that shall include, but not be limited to, information identifying funding streams; programs serving individuals exiting the criminal justice system; needs of reentry population; and barriers to safe and successful reentry.  City departments shall respond within 30 days, if mentioned in report.  Reports shall be provided to the Mayor, Board of Supervisors, City departments identified in the report, and the public.

 

Sunset Date:  June 1, 2019, unless the Board of Supervisors adopts an ordinance continuing its existence.

 

Additional information relating to the Reentry Council may be obtained by reviewing Administrative Code, Sections 5.1-1 through 5.1-6, at http://www.sfbos.org/sfmunicodes or by visiting their website at http://sfreentry.com, or by contacting the Reentry Council at (415) 553-1593 or reentry.council@sfgov.org.

 

Interested persons may obtain an application from the Board of Supervisors website at http://www.sfbos.org/vacancy_application or from the Clerk of the Rules Committee.  All interested persons must also complete a Supplemental Application for Board of Supervisors Appointees available at http://sfreentry.com/ or from the Reentry Council.  Both applications should be submitted to: 1 Dr. Carlton B. Goodlett Place, Room 244, San Francisco, CA  94102-4689.  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.  Any appointment(s) 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 the Reentry Council is still available, or if you require additional information, please call the Rules Committee Clerk at (415) 554-7702.

 

Further Note:  Additional seats on this body may be available through other appointing authorities, including the Mayor’s Office.

 

 

 

                                                                        Angela Calvillo

                                                                        Clerk of the Board

 

 

DATED/POSTED:  August 16, 2017