The OECE Citizen’s Advisory Committee (CAC) is a nine-member group appointed by the Mayor and Board of Supervisors to advise OECE on its work and provide strategic input. The OECE CAC establishing ordinance requires the following qualifications for each seated member respectively:

Seat 1: Must be a parent or guardian of a child who is enrolled in a facility that provides early care and educations services, which includes child care, early care, preschool, infant and toddler care;
Seat 2: Must be a representative of the San Francisco Unified School District’s Early Education Division, or any successor to that division, recommended by the Superintendent of Schools;
Seat 3: Must be an early care and education provider that serves infants and toddlers ages zero to three;
Seat 4: 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 a philanthropic organization, or a member of the business community with an interest in early care and education issues;
Seat 5: Must be a representative of an institution of higher educations that specializes in early care and education.
Seat 6: Must be a family child care provider;
Seat 7: Must be a provider of early care and education at a community-based child care center in San Francisco, but this member cannot be a San Francisco Unified School District provider;
Seat 8: 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 a philanthropic organization, or a member of the business community with an interest in early care and education issues; and
Seat 9: Must be a representative of the Childcare Planning and Advisory Council recommended to the Board of Supervisors by the Childcare Planning and Advisory Council.

Current CAC members

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