Office of Early Care and Education Citizens' Advisory Committee




Replaces All Previous Notices


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

Seat 6, succeeding Patricia Marie Sullivan, term expired, must be a family childcare provider, for the unexpired portion of a two-year term ending May 1, 2021.


Seat 7, Yohana Quiroz, term expiring May 1, 2020, must be a provider of early care and education at a community-based childcare center in San Francisco, but this member cannot be a San Francisco Unified School District provider, for a two-year term ending May 1, 2022.


Seat 8, succeeding Candace Wong, term expired, must be a family support provider, a provider or educator who works with children with special needs, a community member with expertise in early education, a member of the mental health community specializing in early care, a member of philanthropic organization, or a member of the business community with an interest in early care and education issues, for the unexpired portion of a two-year term ending May 1, 2021.


Vacant Seat 9, Sandee Blechman, resigned, must be a representative of the Childcare Planning and Advisory Council and nominated to the Board of Supervisors, for a two-year term ending May 1, 2022.

Reports: The Advisory Committee worked with the Office of Early Care and Education to develop a strategic plan and proposal that addressed the expansion of quality universal early care in San Francisco.


Sunset Date: None.          


Additional information relating to the Office of Early Care and Education Citizens’ Advisory Committee may be obtained by reviewing Administrative Code, Sections 2A.310 and 5.120, at or by visiting the Advisory Committee’s website at


Interested persons may obtain an application from the Board of Supervisors website at 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 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





                                                            Angela Calvillo

                                                            Clerk of the Board



DATED/POSTED:  March 26, 2020