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Council Members

Members & Appointing AuthorityMember composition:20% Child Care Consumer – a parent or a person who currently is using or used child care or center based care).

20% Child Care Provider – a person who provides child care services in Kern County (family child care or center based care)

20% Community Representative – a person who represents an agency or business that provides private funding for child care services, or who advocates for child care services through participation in civic or community-based organizations but is not a child care provider and does not represent an agency that contracts with the California Department of Education to provide child care and development services

20% Public Agency Representative – a person who represents a city, county, city and county, or local education agency and who funds, regulates, or monitors the delivery of child care services

20% Discretionary Member – appointed from any of the four above categories at the discretion of the appointing agencies.

Executive Committee

  • Chair – Lisa Duncan-Purcell
  • Vice Chair – Amanda Tumblin
  • Secretary – Mike Bledsoe
  • Treasurer – Betty Phillips

Members

Child Care Consumers

Vacant
KCSOS appointment

Jennifer Slayton
District 1 appointment
Lamont School District Pre-K Program
www.lwfrc.org

Jessica Sloan

District 2 appointment
Joyful Junction Christian Preschool

Vacant Position (KCSOS appointment)

Vacant Position (KCSOS Appointment)

Vacant Position (District 5 Appointment)

 

Child Care Providers

Mike Bledsoe
District 1 appointment
Delano Union Elementary School District Child Development Programs

Lisa Brum
District 3 appointment
Small Steps Family Child Care

Alesha Hixon
KCSOS appointment
Lost Hills Family Resource Center/Paramount Child Development Center

Vacant
District 5 appointment

Vacant Position (KCSOS appointment)

Linda Haddadin
(KCSOS appointment)
Discovery Depot Children’s Center

 

Community Representatives

Vacant
District 5 appointment

Linda Eberhart
District 1 appointment
Eastern Kern County

Marilyn Golleher
KCSOS appointment
Clinica Sierra Vista, Adolescent Family Life Program

Vacant
District 4 appointment

Vacant
KCSOS appointment

Courtney Purcell
KCSOS appointment
Bakersfield Behavioral Health Care Hospital

 

Public Agency Representatives

Tina Cox
KCSOS appointment
Kern High School District – ROP

Jo’L Jackson
KCSOS appointment
Bakersfield College

Veronica Munoz
District 4 appointment
Kern County Department of Child Support

Shannon Oastler
District 3 appointment
Kern County Department of Human Services

Shirelle Perez
KCSOS appointment
Community Connection for Child Care
http://kern.org/cccc/

Jennifer Thompson-Solis
District 2 appointment
Kern County Department of Mental Health

 

Discretionary Members

Myetta Beavers
KCSOS appointment
Child Haven Preschool

Meghan Hall-Silveira

District 4 appointment
Taft College Children’s Center

Lisa Duncan-Purcell
District 3 appointment
CSUB Lecturer

Linda Oates
District 2 appointment
Omni Family Health

Betty Phillips
KCSOS appointment
Retired Pre-K Teacher

Amanda Tumblin
KCSOS appointment
California State University, Bakersfield
http://www.csub.edu/sse/teacher_education/