Board Members

The California State Summer School for the Arts is a state agency governed by a 15-­‐member board of trustees appointed by the Governor, State Legislature, State Board of Education, California Arts Council, State University Board of Trustees, Regents of the University of California, and the California State Summer School Arts Foundation.

The California State Summer School Arts Foundation was founded as a 501 (c)(3) in 1986 to support CSSSA by seeking and administer gifts from corporations, individuals and foundations. A 30-­‐member board of directors, appointed by the school’s board of trustees, governs the foundation. A number of trustees also serve as foundation directors.

CSSSA TRUSTEES

Larry Baza
Donna Casey
Bernadette Cheyne
Alexander Cruz de Ocampo
Lilia Gonzales Chavez, Vice Chair
Melissa Draper
Susan Freitag
Dr. Meryll Goldberg
AJ Major, Chair
Steve Nissen
Janice Pober
Laura C. Romero, Ph.D
Niki Sandoval
Dean Teri Schwartz
Alan Sieroty, Emeritus

Michael Fields, Director

CSSSA FOUNDATION BOARD OF DIRECTORS

Donna Miller Casey, President & Founder
Steve Nissen, Vice President
AJ Major, Chairman of the Board of Trustees
Mike Cannone
Susan Dolgen
Maggie Drake
Melissa Draper
Shelly Gillyard
Wendy Goldberg, Founder
Alex Hirsch
Chris Heijnen
Chrisette Hudlin
Brad Krevoy
Josh Love

Heidi Kershaw, Executive Director


CALIFORNIA STATE SUMMER SCHOOL FOR THE ARTS NOTICE OF TRUSTEE BOARD MEETING

THURSDAY, June 6, 2019

THE EXPLORATORIUM, Pier 15, THE EMBARCADERO, SAN FRANCISCO, CALIFORNIA

2:00 PM — 3:330 PM

AGENDA

  1. Open Session — Call to order and Establishment of a Quorum
  2. Approval of the March 14, 2019 Board Meeting Minutes
  3. Trustee appointments and updates
    • Introduction of new trustee Larry Baza (CAC appointee)
    • Current open positions (Governor one position)
  4. Trustee vote to appoint Brigette Barrager as CSSSA Foundation Director Trustee vote to reappoint Chrisette Hudlin, Maggie Drake, and Brad Krevoy as CSSSA Foundation Directors
  5. Public Comments for Items Not on the Agenda (The board may not discuss or take action on any matter raised during this public comment section that is not included on this agenda, except to decide whether to place the matter on the agenda of a future meeting – Gov. Code 1125 & 1125.7.  A maximum two- minute time limit will be placed on public comment)
  6. Director’s Report
    • Introduction of Fred Thornton, CSSSA Film Chair. Presentation on CSSSA Film Program.
    • A preview of CSSSA Guest Artists 2019
    • Scholarship and geographic statistics of CSSSA applicants 2019
  7. Vote of the Trustees to direct CSSSA to email students from 2013 to 2018 to ask if they will share their contact information with the CSSSA Foundation
  8. Establishment of Scholarship Committee and Curriculum/Program Committee
  9. Future Agenda Items
  10. Adjournment

MEETING OF THE CSSSA FOUNDATION DIRECTORS TO FOLLOW AT 3:30PM