Patricia Sullivan
Director of Baby Steps Family Child Care in San Francisco and a lecturer at City College of San Francisco and SF State University.
Dr. Sullivan received her doctorate for her dissertation titled A Trail of Beadcrumbs: Black Early Childhood Education Student Success in Higher Educaiton, and more.
Candance Wong
Candace is the Director of California Child Development Programs of the Child Care Facilities Fund, a program of the Low Income Investment Fund (LIIF).
Director of Catholic Charities CYO- Treasure Island
Through many roles, Kathie, mentors the next generation of Teachers and Directors.
Lygia Stebbing is a professor in the Child Development Department, and Director of Edvance, San Francisco Early Childhood Workforce Development Initiative at San Francisco State University.
Sandee Blechman
Executive Director
Sandee joined Children’s Council is 2011 after many years in executive leadership at the Jewish Community Center of San Francisco.
Meredith Osborn is an attorney and mother living and working in San Francisco.
Yohana Quiroz
Yohana Quiroz, is the Director of the Children, Youth and Family Division at Felton Institute.
Executive Director
Jerry Yang is the Executive Director with Kai Ming Head Start, a non-profit organization serving families in need.
Chief of Early Education Department, San Francisco Unified School District
Meenoo  has continued to demonstrate leadership as the Executive Director of SFUSD’s early education Program, Quality, and Enhancement unit, where she supervises over 20 staff collaboratively working to improve kindergarten readiness and early school achievement.
How to Apply for a seat on the CAC:

Interested persons should email the following materials to

  • Resume
  • Cover letter
  • A completed vacancy application – can be obtained at the Board of Supervisors Website or from the Rules Committee Clerk, 1 Dr. Carlton B. Goodlett Place, Room 244, San Francisco, CA 94102-4689

Applications are accepted on a rolling basis  and may be reviewed if/when vacancies occur. CAC members are appointed by the Mayor or Board of Supervisors and application submission does not guarantee review or appointment.