County of Marin - News Releases - Child Care Commission

For Immediate Release
October 03, 2017

Vacancies on Child Care Commission

San Rafael, CA – The application deadline is 5 p.m. Friday, October 13, for one vacancy and eight term expirations on the Marin County Child Care Commission. The appointments will be made by the Marin County Board of Supervisors and /or the County Superintendent of Schools.

The openings are for the following roles: 

  • Community Representative (from an agency or business that provides private funding for child care services, or who advocated for child care services through participation in community-based organizations but is not a child care provider and does not represent an agency);
  • Consumers Representative (a person who received child care services within the past 36 months);
  • Discretionary Representative (may be appointed from the specific categories or outside of these categories at the discretion of the appointing agencies);
  • Providers Representative (a child care provider);
  • Public Agency Representative (from a city, a county, or a local education agency)

The commission is responsible for setting local priorities for child care funding and for overall child care planning and advocacy. The commission also serves as the state-mandated Local Child Care Planning Council. For additional information regarding the commission, including the meeting place and time, call (415) 499-5827.

Apply online or learn more about the application process by calling the Clerk of the Board of Supervisors at 415-473-7331. You can request an application form via email at or in writing at Clerk of the Board of Supervisors, Suite 329, 3501 Civic Center Drive, San Rafael CA 94903. 

All public meetings and events sponsored or conducted by the County of Marin are held at accessible sites. If you are a person with a disability and require information or materials in alternative formats – or if you require accommodation to participate in a county program, service or activity – please contact department staff at (415) 473-7331 or (415) 473-4381 (voice/TTY) or e-mail


Diane Patterson
Assistant Clerk of the Board
Board of Supervisors

Marin County Civic Center
3501 Civic Center Drive
Suite 329
San Rafael, CA 94903
(415) 473-7331
CRS Dial 711
Email: Diane Patterson