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Board of Education Committee Assignments

BOE Committee Assignments 2022-2023
 
Committee Name/Description Board Members
SY 2022-2023
(August - December)
2x2x2 (City of Albany, AUSD, UC Village)(Coordinated by City of Albany)
Includes representatives from City of Albany/AUSD/UC Berkeley (Mayor, Vice-Mayor, City Staff; Board President, Board Vice President, Superintendent; UCBerkeley Government & Community Relations Staff, UC Village Staff). The meetings are intended to provide an opportunity for representatives to discuss and share information regarding matters of overlapping and/or mutual interest. No action is taken at the meetings. The meetings are noticed and open to the public in accordance with the Brown Act. Meetings: quarterly
President
Vice President
Board Policy Committee
(Members Board-appointed)
The purpose of the committee is to 1) review and discuss new and revised Board Policies and make recommendations to the Governing Board for review and approval; and 2) monitor District-wide implementation of Board Policies. Meetings will be held quarterly.
Clementina Duron
Veronica Davidson
Allison Dana 
Budget Advisory Committee
(Members Board-appointed)

The purpose of the committee is to advise the Board of Education on strategies to balance the district’s budget in alignment with community needs and priorities, and to serve as a liaison between the community and the district’s budget process. Standing Committee with a 2-year term of office. Board appoints committee members. Agendas are posted in accordance with the Brown Act. Meetings: 1st Wed of each month. Time TBD.
Sara Hinkley
Brian Doss
Allison Dana
Career/Technical Education Committee
The purpose of this committee is to develop and support Career Technical Education course pathways at Albany High School, to partner with ROP county resources and community colleges and to promote CTE exploration in grades TK-12th. Meets quarterly.
Sara Hinkley
Yunelly Garcia-Bustamante 
Environmental Action Plan Committee
The purpose is to develop and recommend to the Superintendent policies to lighten the district's environmental footprint and integrate environmental education in schools.
Sara Hinkley
Veronica Davidson
Fundraising Advisory Committee
The purpose of this committee is to advise the Superintendent and coordinate community and school fundraising activities and encourage community participation in district activities. Meetings will resume and be held 2x a year
Veronica Davidson
Yunelly Garcia-Bustamante  
Special Education Advisory Committee
The mission of Albany Unified School District Special Education Advisory Committee is to examine barriers and build bridges to ensure that diverse learners have equitable access to their education in the least restrictive environment while developing supports and programs to build their skills to foster their independence and promote meaningful opportunities to have students achieve their full potential. Each child’s educational program must be appropriately ambitious in light of their circumstances, and every child should have the chance to meet challenging objectives.Special education students can contribute through their lens and have it highlighted. The AUSD Special Education Advisory Committee is committed to develop partnerships of stakeholders to improve the educational experiences, outcomes and programming of specialized supported students and bring awareness and pride/celebration to disabilities/students with learning differences.
Melissa Boyd
Brian Doss
Student Achievement Committee (AUSD)
(Members Board-appointed)
The purpose of the Student Achievement Committee is to serve as the advisory body for the District’s Local Control and Accountability Plan development process; review student achievement metrics and recommend strategies to close equity and opportunity gaps; review social emotional/mental health metrics and recommend strategies to close equity and opportunity gaps. BOE-Appointed. Meetings: monthly on the third Thursday from 6:00-7:30pm
Melissa Boyd
Clementina Duron
Yunelly Garcia-Bustamante  
Wellness Advisory Committee
Wellness Mission Statement of the Albany Unified School District: The AUSD Integrated Wellness Policy seeks to improve the health and fitness of our entire community through a deliberate focus on nutrition, fitness, health education and mental health. We believe that addressing the whole child is critical for individual academic preparedness and success and for a positive school climate. AUSD intends to integrate school and community resources in order to promote healthy development of students and their families with the support of this committee.
Melissa Boyd
Clementina Duron
Allison Dana
BOE Approved: August 30, 2022