California Counties Foundation, Inc.
CSAC Institute operates as part of the California Counties Foundation, Inc. The Foundation is a 501(c)(3) charitable organization with a mission to provide educational opportunities and resources exclusively for California counties.
The Foundation Board of Directors provides leadership, policy oversight, guidance and stakeholder input to the Institute. The Board meets periodically to approve administrative and policy recommendations, review program progress, discuss curriculum, share feedback from stakeholders and provide overall guidance to the Institute.
Foundation Board of Directors – 2018
Lisa Bartlett Chair
Supervisor, Orange County
John Gioia, Vice Chair
Supervisor, Contra Costa County
Ed Valenzuela Treasurer
Supervisor, Siskiyou County
Matt Cate, Secretary
Executive Director, California State Association of Counties
Supervisor, Santa Clara County
Supervisor, Alpine County
San Diego County Chief Administrative Officer
Fresno County Administrative Officer
Human Resources Director, San Mateo County
CSAC Institute Faculty
CSAC Corporate Partner
CSAC Finance Corporation Executive Vice President
Riverside County Counsel
Executive Director, County Administrative Officers Association of California
Graham Knaus, Foundation Chief Executive Officer
CSAC Deputy Executive Director, Operations and Member Services