California Counties Foundation, Inc.
The California Counties Foundation is a 501(c)(3) charitable organization the non-profit foundation with a mission to provide educational opportunities and resources exclusively for California counties. The Foundation houses the CSAC Institute, the CSAC Support Hub for Criminal Justice Programming (formerly Results First), and manages charitable contributions and grants to improve educational opportunities for county supervisors, county administrative officers, and senior staff.
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
Ed Valenzuela, President
Supervisor, Siskiyou County
John Gioia, Vice Chair
Supervisor, Contra Costa County
Ed Scofield, Treasurer
Supervisor, Nevada County
Graham Knaus, Secretary
Executive Director, California State Association of Counties
Supervisor, Tulare County
Supervisor, Alpine County
San Diego County Chief Administrative Officer
Fresno County Administrative Officer
Human Resources Director, San Luis Obispo County
CSAC Institute Faculty
CSAC Corporate Partner
CSAC Finance Corporation Chief Executive Officer
Tuolumne County Counsel
Manuel Rivas, Jr., Foundation Chief Executive Officer
CSAC Deputy Executive Director, Operations and Member Services
California Counties Foundation