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SAC Meeting Agenda

California State Advisory Council on Early Learning and Care (SAC).
California Department of Public Health
1500 Capitol Avenue, Training Rooms A,B,C
Sacramento, CA 95814
Wednesday, January 30, 2013
9:00 – 11:00 a.m.

Council Members
Pete Cervinka, Co-chair
Lupita Cortez Alcalá, Interim Co-chair

Nancy Bargmann
Magdalena Carrasco
Julian Crocker
Sydney Fisher-Larson
Mark Friedman
Linda James Perry
Katie Johnson
Nancy Remley
Ryan Storm
Natalie Woods Andrews

Item 1  Welcome and Introductions – 9:00-9:10 a.m.

Council Co-Chairs Pete Cervinka, Program Deputy Director, Benefits and Services, California Department of Social Services and Lupita Cortez Alcalá, Deputy Superintendent, Instruction and Learning Support Branch, California Department of Education

Item 2  State Budget Update – 9:10-9:20 a.m.

Ryan Storm, Assistant Program Budget Manager, California Department of Finance

Item 3  California Comprehensive Early Learning Plan (CCELP) – 9:20-10:50 a.m.


  • Draft Framework of Comprehensive Plan
  • Council Members’ Input on Framework and Draft Plan

Agenda Item Resources:

Item 4  Topic(s) and Schedule for Future Meetings – 10:50-11:00 a.m.

Pete Cervinka

  • Next Meetings - April 2013 and August 2013

Please note: This council was named the Head Start and Early Learning Advisory Committee when originally designated by Governor Brown. It is now referred to as the State Advisory Council on Early Learning and Care.


Public comment is taken on each agenda item. If you wish to speak, place your name on the sign-in list. Prior to making your comments, please state your name for the record and identify any group or organization you represent. Depending on the number of individuals wishing to address the commission, the chair may establish specific time limits on presentations.

Materials available for this meeting are posted on the SAC Agenda Web site no later than the Monday preceding the meeting. Any person who wishes to request this notice or other meeting materials in an alternative format, requires translation services, or needs any disability-related modification or accommodation, including auxiliary aids or services, which would enable that person to participate at the meeting, must make that request at least seven days prior to the meeting date to Samantha Takeuchi (contact information below).


Pursuant to the Rehabilitation Act of 1973 and the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990, any individual with a disability who requires reasonable accommodation to attend or participate in a meeting or function may request assistance by contacting Samantha Takeuchi, 1430 N Street, Suite 3410, Sacramento, CA, 916-324-2896,

Questions:   Early Education and Support Division | 916-322-6233
Last Reviewed: Friday, September 9, 2016
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