Children, Youth and Their Families Oversight and Advisory Committee
CHILDREN, YOUTH AND THEIR FAMILIES OVERSIGHT AND ADVISORY COMMITTEE
Replaces All Previous Notices
NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN of the following vacancies and term expirations (in bold), appointed by the Board of Supervisors:
Seat 7, Jada Curry, term expiring July 1, 2020, shall be a person who is a disconnected transitional-aged youth, as that term is used in Charter, Section 16.108, 18 through 24 years of age at the time of appointment, and who is familiar with the issues and challenges faced by disconnected transitional-aged youth and with services, programs, and systems for them, for a two-year term.
Seat 8, succeeding Winnie Chen, term expiring July 1, 2019, shall be a person who is a parent or guardian of a child, which child is enrolled in kindergarten through 8th grade at the time of the member’s appointment for the term. This member shall be from a low-income community or have expertise or substantial experience working to promote the interests of communities of color and shall have demonstrated a commitment to improving access and quality of services for children, youth and families, for a two-year term ending July 1, 2021.
Vacant Seat 9, succeeding Sarah Thompson-Peer, resigned, shall be a person who is a parent or guardian of a child, which child, at the time of the member’s appointment for the term, is under the age of 5 years and enrolled in a publicly-subsidized or City-funded program. This member shall have demonstrated a commitment to improving access and quality of services for children, youth and families, for the unexpired portion of a two-year term ending July 1, 2020.
Seat 10, succeeding Eddy Xiao Fei Zheng, term expiring July 1, 2019, shall be a person with expertise or substantial experience working in the field of children and youth services in communities that are low-income or underserved, for a two-year term ending July 1, 2021.
Seat 11, Joanna Powell, term expiring July 1, 2020, shall be a person who has demonstrated commitment to improving access to and quality of services for children, youth and families, for a two-year term.
Exclusions: Current City employees who are at the department head or deputy department head level of authority, San Francisco Unified School District (SFUSD) employees who are at the Director or Assistant Superintendent level of authority or higher, and current employees or members of the board of directors for organizations where the Department of Children, Youth and Their Families (DCYF) is the decision-maker for funding may not serve as members of the Oversight and Advisory Committee. A part-time intern with a DCYF-funded organization who is 24 years old or younger shall not be considered an employee of that organization.
Sunset Date: None.
Additional Information relating to the Children, Youth and Their Families Oversight and Advisory Committee, or other seats on this body that are appointed by another authority, may be obtained by reviewing Charter, Section 16.108-1, and Administrative Code, Sections 2A.233-2A.234, available at http://www.sfbos.org/sfmunicodes, or at the Committee website: http://www.dcyf.org/index.aspx?page=50.
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 at the meeting and applicant(s) may be asked to state their qualifications. The appointment of the individual who is 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 Committee is still available, or if you require additional information, please call the Rules Committee Clerk at (415) 554-5184.
Further Note: Additional seats on this body may be available through other appointing authorities, including the Mayor’s Office.
Clerk of the Board
DATED/POSTED: May 2, 2019