Sunshine Ordinance Task Force

VACANCY NOTICE

SUNSHINE ORDINANCE TASK FORCE

 

Replaces All Previous Notices

 

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN of the following vacancy and term expirations (in bold), appointed by the Board of Supervisors:

 

Vacant seat 1, Victoria Baranetsky, resigned, must be nominated by the local chapter of the Society of Professional Journalists and be an attorney, for the unexpired portion of a two-year term ending April 27, 2018.

 

Seat 2, Eric Eldon, term expiring April 27, 2018, must be nominated by the local chapter of the Society of Professional Journalists and be a journalist, for a two-year term.

 

Seat 3, Josh Wolf, term expiring April 27, 2018, must be a member from the press or electronic media, for a two-year term.

 

Vacant seat 4, succeeding Pixie (Rishi) Chopra, term expired, must be a journalist from a racial/ethnic-minority-owned news organization and nominated by the New California Media, for a two-year term ending April 27, 2019. 

 

Seat 5, Luewam Tesfai, term expiring April 27, 2018, must be nominated by the local chapter of the League of Women Voters, for a two-year term.

 

Seat 6, Bruce Wolfe, term expiring April 27, 2018, must be a member of the public experienced in consumer advocacy, for a two-year term.

 

Seat 7, Dave Maass, term expiring April 27, 2018, must be a member of the public experienced in consumer advocacy, for a two-year term.

 

Seat 8, Frank Cannata, term expiring April 27, 2018, must have demonstrated interest in, or have experience in, the issues of citizen access and participation in local government, for a two-year term.

 

Seat 9, Chris Hyland, term expiring April 27, 2018, must have demonstrated interest in, or have experience in, the issues of citizen access and participation in local government, for a two-year term.

 

Seat 10, Louise Fischer, term expiring April 27, 2018, must have demonstrated interest in, or have experience in, the issues of citizen access and participation in local government, for a two-year term.

 

Seat 11, Fiona Hinze, term expired April 27, 2017, must have demonstrated interest in, or have experience in, the issues of citizen access and participation in local government, for the unexpired portion of a two-year term ending April 27, 2019.

 

Additional Qualifications:  At all times, the Task Force shall include at least one member who shall be a member of the public who is physically handicapped.  All members must have experience and/or demonstrated interest in the issues of citizen access and participation in local government. 

 

Reports:  The Task Force shall receive and review the Annual Report of the Supervisor of Public Records and may request additional reports or information, as it deems necessary.  It shall also issue public reports, as it sees fit, evaluating compliance with the Sunshine Ordinance (Administrative Code, Chapter 67) and related California laws by the City or any department, officer, or official thereof.

 

Sunset Date:  None.

 

Additional information relating to the Sunshine Ordinance Task Force, or other seats on this body that are appointed by another authority, may be obtained by reviewing Administrative Code, Section 67.30, at http://www.sfbos.org/sfmunicodes or by visiting their website at http://www.sfbos.org/sunshine.

 

Pursuant to Board of Supervisors Rules of Order 2.19 (Motion No. 05-92) all applicants applying for this Commission must complete and submit, with their application, a copy (not original) of Form 700, Statement of Economic Interests.  Applications will not be considered if a copy of Form 700 is not received.  Form 700, Statement of Economic Interests, may be obtained at http://www.sfbos.org/form700.

 

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 Task Force 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.

 

 

 

Angela Calvillo

                                                          Clerk of the Board

                                     

 

 

DATED/POSTED:  May 16, 2017