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Committees

First 5 Kern’s working committees assist the Commission and staff towards accomplishing the goals of the Strategic Plan. Committee members are Commissioners appointed by the Commission Chair who meet, determine agendas, delegate tasks, solicit input from community members and professionals, and document all decisions in accordance with The Brown Act.

COMMITTEE MEETING DOCUMENTATION

Executive Committee
Lucinda Wasson, Chair
John Nilon, Vice Chair
Brynn Carrigan, Treasurer
Jennie Sill, Secretary

Technical Advisory Committee
Debbie Wood, Chair
Brynn Carrigan
Russell Judd
Kelly Richers
Public Members: Tiffany Apple (Kaiser Permanente), Maria Bermudez (DHS), Chad Casto (Kern County Public Health), Rosalinda Chairez (WUESD), Natalie Erickson (Valley Children’s Healthcare), Erin Gillespie (DHS), Noelia Irvin (KBHRS), Dr. Ana Mena (KBHRS), Ami Moser (KCSOS), Hilda Nieblas-Valenzuela (CSUB), Dr. Tiffany Pierce (Kaiser Permanente), Pritika Ram (CAPK), Isabel Silva (Kern Health Systems), Christine Staricka (California Advanced Lactation Association), Jennifer Wood-Slayton (South Valley Neighborhood Partnership)

Personnel Committee
John Nilon, Chair
Lucinda Wasson
Russell Judd
Jennie Sill

Budget and Finance Committee
Brynn Carrigan, Chair
Kelly Richers
John Nilon
Dena Murphy

AD-HOC COMMITTEES

Community Outreach and Communications
Jennie Sill, Chair
Russell Judd
John Nilon
Debbie Wood

Project Review
Kelly Richers, Chair
Mike Maggard
Dena Murphy
Debbie Wood