Overview

Membership

The County Welfare Directors Association membership/Board of Directors consists of the director of each California county human services department.

Below is a listing of CWDA’s Board of Directors as well as contact information for the 58 county human services agencies.

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Alameda County Social Services Agency

Ms. Lori Cox, Director
Thomas L. Berkley Square
2000 San Pablo
Oakland, CA 94612-1307
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Alpine County Health & Human Services Department

Ms. Nichole Williamson, Director
75-A Diamond Valley Road
Markleeville, CA 96120-9579
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Amador County Department of Social Services

Mr. Jim Foley, Director
10877 Conductor Boulevard, Suite 200
Sutter Creek, CA 95685-9688
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Butte County Department of Employment & Social Services

Ms. Shelby Boston, Employment & Social Services Director, Public Guardian, Public Administrator
P.O. Box 1649
Oroville, CA 95965-1649
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Calaveras County Health & Human Services Agency

Ms. Kristin Brinks, Director
509 E. St. Charles Street
San Andreas, CA 95249-9701
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Colusa County Department of Health & Human Services

Ms. Elizabeth Kelly, Director
251 E. Webster Street
Colusa, CA 95932-2951
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Contra Costa County Employment & Human Services Department

Ms. Kathy Gallagher, Director
40 Douglas Drive
Martinez, CA 94553-4068
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Del Norte County Department of Health & Human Services

Ms. Heather Snow, Director/Public Guardian
880 Northcrest Drive
Crescent City, CA 95531-2313
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El Dorado County Health & Human Services Agency

Ms. Patricia Charles-Heathers
3057 Briw Road, Suite A
Placerville, CA 95667-5335
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Fresno County Department of Social Services

Mr. Delfino Neira, Director
P.O. Box 1912
Fresno, CA 93718-1912
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Glenn County Health & Human Services Agency

Ms. Christine Zoppi, Director
P.O. Box 611
Willows, CA 95988-0611
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Humboldt County Department of Health & Human Services

Ms. Connie Beck, Health & Human Services Director
507 F Street
Eureka, CA 95501-1009
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Imperial County Department of Social Services

Ms. Peggy Price, Director
2995 South 4th Street, Suite 105
El Centro, CA 92243-6008
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Inyo County Department of Health & Human Services

Ms. Jean Turner, HHS/Welfare Director
163 May Street
Bishop, CA 93514-2709
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Kern County Department of Human Services

Ms. Dena Murphy, Director
P.O. Box 511
Bakersfield, CA 93302-0511
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Kings County Human Services Agency

Ms. Sanja Bugay, Director
Kings County Government Center
1400 W. Lacey Blvd. #8
Hanford, CA 93230-5962
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Lake County Department of Social Services

Ms. Crystal Markytan, Social Services Director
P.O. Box 9000
Lower Lake, CA 95457-9000
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Lassen County Community Social Services Department & Children & Family Services

Mr. Eric Nielson, Director
P.O. Box 1359
Susanville, CA 96130-1359
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Lassen County Health & Social Services Agency

Ms. Melody Brawley, Director
P.O. Box 1359
Susanville, CA 96130-1359
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Los Angeles County Department of Children & Family Services

Mr. Brandon Nichols, Acting Director
425 Shatto Place
Los Angeles, CA 90020-1712
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Los Angeles County Department of Public Social Services

Ms. Sheryl Spiller, Director
12860 Crossroads Parkway South
City of Industry, CA 91746-3411
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Madera County Department of Social Services

Ms. Deborah Martinez, Director
P.O. Box 569
Madera, CA 93639-0569
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Marin County Health & Human Services Department

Ms. Kari Beuerman, Social Services Director
20 N. San Pedro Road
San Rafael, CA 94903-4188
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Marin County Health & Human Services Department

Mr. Grant Nash Colfax, Health & Human Services Director
20 N. San Pedro Road
San Rafael, CA 94903-4188
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Mariposa County Human Services Department

Ms. Chevon Kothari, Director
P. O. Box 99
Mariposa, CA 95338-0099
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Mendocino County Health & Human Services Agency

Ms. Tammy Moss Chandler, Director
P.O. Box 1060
Ukiah, CA 95482-1060
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Merced County Human Services Agency

Mr. Scott Pettygrove, Director, AAA Executive Director
P.O. Box 112
Merced, CA 95341-0112
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Modoc County Department of Social Services

Ms. Kelly Crosby, Director
120 North Main Street
Alturas, CA 96101-4045
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Mono County Department of Social Services

Ms. Kathryn Peterson, Director/Conservator
P.O. Box 2969
Mammoth Lakes, CA 93546-2969
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Monterey County Department of Social Services

Mr. Elliott Robinson, Director
1000 South Main Street, Suite 301
Salinas, CA 93901-2356
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Napa County Health & Human Services Agency

Mr. Howard Himes, Director
2751 Napa Valley Corporate Drive
Napa, CA 94558-6216
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Nevada County Health & Human Services Agency

Mr. Michael Heggarty, Director
P.O. Box 1210
Nevada City, CA 95959-1210
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Orange County Social Services Agency

Mr. Mike Ryan, Director
500 N. State College Boulevard, Suite 100
Orange, CA 92868-1673
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Placer County Health & Human Services Department

Mr. Jeffrey Brown, Department Director
3091 County Center Drive, #290
Auburn, CA 95603-2616
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Plumas County Department of Social Services & Public Guardian

Mr. Elliott Smart, Director/Public Guardian
270 County Hospital Road, Suite 207
Quincy, CA 95971-9174
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Riverside County Department of Public Social Services

Ms. Susan von Zabern, Director
P.O. Box 7789
Riverside, CA 92513-7789
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Sacramento County Countywide Services Agency

Mr. Paul Lake, Chief Deputy County Executive
700 H Street, Room 7650
Sacramento, CA 95814-1280
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Sacramento County Department of Health & Human Services

Ms. Sherri Heller, Director
7001 A-East Parkway, Suite 1000
Sacramento, CA 95823-2501
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Sacramento County Department of Human Assistance

Ms. Ann Edwards, Director
1825 Bell Street, Suite 200
Sacramento, CA 95825-1020
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San Benito County Health & Human Services Agency

Mr. Jim Rydingsword, Director
1111 San Felipe Road, #206
Hollister, CA 95023-2814
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San Bernardino County Human Services Agency

Ms. CaSonya Thomas, Assistant Executive Officer
385 N. Arrowhead Ave., 5th Floor
San Bernardino, CA 92415-0128
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San Diego County Health & Human Services Agency

Mr. Nick Macchione, Director
1600 Pacific Highway, MS P501
San Diego, CA 92101-7439
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San Francisco Human Services Agency

Mr. Trent Rhorer, Executive Director
P.O. Box 7988
San Francisco, CA 94120-7988
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San Joaquin County Human Services Agency

Mr. Michael Miller, Director
P.O. Box 201056
Stockton, CA 95201-3006
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San Luis Obispo County Social Services Department

Mr. Devin Drake, Director
P.O. Box 8119
San Luis Obispo, CA 93403-8119
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San Mateo County Social Services Agency

Ms. Iliana Rodriguez, Director
1 Davis Drive
Belmont, CA 94002-3001
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Santa Barbara County Social Services Department

Mr. Daniel Nielson, Director
234 Camino del Remedio
Santa Barbara, CA 93110-1341
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Santa Clara County Social Services Agency

Mr. Bob Menicocci, Director
333 West Julian Street, 5th Floor
San Jose, CA 95110-2314
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Santa Cruz County Human Services Department

Ms. Ellen Timberlake, Acting Director
1000 Emeline Avenue
Santa Cruz, CA 95060-1900
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Shasta County Health & Human Services Agency

Mr. Donnell Ewert, HHSA Director and Public Guardian
1810 Market Street
Redding, CA 96001-1930
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Sierra County Department of Human Services

Ms. Lea Salas, Interim Director
P.O. Box 1019
Loyalton, CA 96118-1019
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Siskiyou County Health & Human Services Agency

Ms. Stacey Cryer, Director & Public Guardian
2060 Campus Drive
Yreka, CA 96097-9538
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Solano County Health & Social Services Department

Mr. Gerald Huber, Director
275 Beck Avenue, MS 5-200
Fairfield, CA 94533-6804
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Sonoma County Human Services Department

Ms. Karen Fies, Director
P.O. Box 1539
Santa Rosa, CA 95402-1539
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Stanislaus County Community Services Agency

Ms. Kathryn Harwell, Director
P.O. Box 42
Modesto, CA 95353-0042
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Sutter County Health & Human Services Department

Ms. Nancy O'Hara, Director
P.O. Box 1535
Yuba City, CA 95992-1535
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Sutter County Welfare & Social Services Division

Ms. Lori Harrah, Director
P.O. Box 1535
Yuba City, CA 95992-1535
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Tehama County Department of Social Services

Ms. Amanda Sharp, Director
P.O. Box 1515
Red Bluff, CA 96080-1515
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Trinity County Health & Human Services Department

Ms. Letty Garza, Director
P.O. Box 1470
Weaverville, CA 96093-1470
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Tulare County Health & Human Services Agency

Ms. Juliet Webb, Human Services Director
5957 South Mooney Boulevard
Visalia, CA 93277-9394
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Tuolumne County Department of Social Services

Ms. Ann Connolly, Director
20075 Cedar Road North
Sonora, CA 95370-5900
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Ventura County Human Services Agency

Mr. Barry Zimmerman, Agency Director
855 Partridge Drive
Ventura, CA 93003-5405
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Yolo County Health & Human Services Agency

Ms. Karen Larsen, Director
137 North Cottonwood Street
Woodland, CA 95695-6646
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Yuba County Health & Human Services Department

Ms. Jennifer Vasquez, Director
P.O. Box 2320
Marysville, CA 95901-0082