Superintendents Governance Committee
The Superintendents Governance Committee (SGC) is the governing board of the Tulare County/District SELPA. The Committee is responsible for approving the fiscal allocation of state and federal special education funding and the review and recommendation of SELPA policies which guide special education programs within the Tulare County/District SELPA.
The Superintendents Governance Committee is comprised of fifteen (15) members who assure representation of the 43 school districts and the Tulare County Office of Education. Twelve members represent districts over 1500 students CBEDS (California Basic Educational Data System) count. Two members are appointed at large for a three-year term to represent districts under 1500 student CBEDS counts. One member is the Tulare County Superintendent of Schools, Mr. Jim Vidak.
Superintendents Governance Committee meetings are held monthly and are open to the public. For more information call (559) 730-2910 ext. 5120.
Superintendents Governance Committee 2016 - 2017 Members
|Dinuba Unified||Dr. Joe Hernandez, Chairperson|
|Porterville Unified||Dr. Ken Gibbs, Superintendent|
|Burton Schools||Dr. Sharon Kamberg, Superintendent|
|Cutler-Orosi Unified||Yolanda Valdez, Superintendent|
|Earlimart Elementary||Philip Nystrom, Superintendent|
|Exeter Union||Tim Hire, Superintendent|
|Farmersville Unified||Randy DeGraw, Interim Superintendent|
|Lindsay Unified||Tom Rooney, Superintendent|
|Springville Union Elementary||Connie Owens, Superintendent*|
|Sundale Union Elementary||Terri Rufert, Superintendent*|
|Tulare City Elementary||Dr. Clare Gist, Superintendent|
|Tulare County Office of Education||Jim Vidak, Superintendent|
|Tulare Joint Union High||Dr. Sarah Koligian, Superintendent|
|Visalia Unified||Todd Oto, Interim Superintendent|
|Woodlake Unified||Drew Sorensen, Superintendent|
|*Two (2) members appointed at large, for a three-year term, who represent districts under 1500 student CBEDS count.|
For dates, times, and locations of Superintendents Governance Committee for Special Education (SGC) meetings, please refer to the Calendar of Events.
New Agenda: April 18, 2017
|September 2015||April 2016||November 2016|
|November 2015||May 2016|
|February 2016||September 2016|
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