Citizens' Advisory Committee

The Office of Early Care and Education (OECE) carries out its work to fulfill its mission with support from the Citizens’ Advisory Committee (CAC), a nine-member group of qualified individuals that are appointed by the Mayor and County Board of Supervisors.

As indicated in the establishing ordinance, committee members provide strategic input and guidance through regularly scheduled CAC meetings.  Membership includes parents, caregivers and other individuals who have an expertise in serving children and families.

Meet the CAC Members​

Yohana Quiroz

Meenoo Yashar

Lygia Stebbing

Patricia Sullivan

Fonda Davidson

Jerry Yang

Attend a CAC Meeting

Unless otherwise stated, Citizens’ Advisory Committee meetings are held on scheduled dates from 4:00-6:00 PM at OECE Offices, 1650 Mission Street, Suite 312, San Francisco, CA 94103.

2021 Scheduled Meetings
January 21, 20214:00-6:00pmVirtual Convening

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Zoom Passcode: 684246
March 18, 20214:00-6:00pm   
May 20, 20214:00-6:00pm   
July 15, 20214:00-6:00pm   
September 16, 20214:00-6:00pm   
November 18, 20214:00-6:00pm   

Become a CAC Member​

All seats on CAC are currently filled. When a seat becomes vacant, OECE will inform the public of the vacancy and provide an application submission deadline. CAC members are appointed by the Mayor or County Board of Supervisors and application submission does not guarantee appointment.  Interested applicants will be asked to submit:
  • Resume
  • Cover letter
  • Completed vacancy application – which can be obtained at the County Board of Supervisors Website or from the Rules Committee Clerk, 1 Dr. Carlton B. Goodlett Place, Room 244, San Francisco, CA 94102-4689.
To ensure you are notified when CAC vacancies and application opportunities occur please contact:

As per the Brown Act (California Government Code 54950 et seq.) and the San Francisco Sunshine Ordinance (San Francisco Administrative Code, Chapter 67), OECE CAC meetings and meeting documents are free and open to the public. If you have questions or specific needs, email