Working Families Policy Summit Partners

Working Families Policy Summit 2009

Advocates & Provocateurs

Catherine Atkin
Executive Director
Preschool California
www.preschoolcalifornia.org

Nancy Berlin
Director
California Partnership
www.communitychange.org

Camille Bussette
Vice President
Earned Assets Resource Network (EARN)
www.sfearn.org

Alice Bussiere
Staff Attorney
Youth Law Center
www.ylc.org

Olivia Calderon
Legislative Director
New America Foundation
www.newamerica.net

Ronald E. Coleman
Legislative and Policy Director
California Association of Community Organizations for Reform Now (ACORN)
www.acorn.org

Netsy Firestein
Executive Director
Labor Project for Working Families
www.working-families.org

Lenny Goldberg
Executive Director
California Tax Reform Association
www.caltaxreform.org

Scott Graves
Senior Policy Analyst
California Budget Project
www.cpb.org

Stefan Harvey
Assistant Director
California Center for Public Health Advocacy
www.publichealthadvocacy.org

Kenneth Hecht
Executive Director
California Food Policy Advocates
www.cfpa.net

Mike Herald
Legislative Advocate
Western Center on Law and Poverty
www.wclp.org

Ed Howard
Senior Counsel
Children’s Advocacy Institute
www.caichildlaw.org

Mary Ignatius
Statewide Organizer
Parent Voices
www.rrnetwork.org

Fran Kipnis
Principal Policy Analyst
Center for the Study of Child Care Employment, University of California at Berkeley
www.irle.berkeley.edu/cscce

Elizabeth Landsberg
Legislative Advocate
Western Center on Law and Poverty
www.wclp.org

Amy Lemley
Policy Director
John Burton Foundation for Children Without Homes
www.johnburtonfoundation.org

Ted Lempert
President
Children Now
www.childrennow.org

Paul A. Leonard
California Director
California Office of the Center for Responsible Lending
www.responsiblelending.org

George Manalo-LeClair
Senior Director of Legislation
California Food Policy Advocates
www.cfpa.net

Marty Martinez
Policy Director
California Pan-Ethnic Health Network (CPEHN)
www.cpehn.org

James Mayer
Executive Director
California Forward
www.caforward.org

Beth McGovern
Legislative Director
California Commission on the Status of Women
www.women.ca.gov

Frank Mecca
Executive Director
County Welfare Directors Association
www.cwda.org

Holly Mitchell
CEO
Crystal Stairs, Inc.
www.crystalstairs.org

Dr. Carmen Rita Nevarez
Vice President of External Relations
Public Health Institute
www.phi.org

Sherry Novick
Executive Director
First 5 Association of California
www.f5ac.org

Ann O’Leary
Executive Director
Berkeley Center for Health, Economic & Family Security at U.C. Berkeley School of Law
law.berkeley.edu

Stuart Oppenheim
Executive Director
Child and Family Policy Institute of California
www.cfpic.org

Mark Paul
Deputy Director
New American Foundation
www.newamerica.net

Jennifer Peck
Executive Director
Bay Area Partnership for Children and Youth
www.bayareapartnership.org

Jean Ross
Executive Director
California Budget Project
www.cbp.org

Lori Saldaña
Assembly Member
California State Assembly
www.asm.ca.gov

Rusty Selix
Executive Director
California Council of Community Mental Health Agencies
www.cccmha.org

Julie Snyder
Policy Director
Housing California
www.housingca.org

Nancy Strohl
Executive Director
Child Care Law Center
www.childcarelaw.org

Laurie True
Executive Director
California WIC Association
www.calwic.org

Anthony Wright
Executive Director
Health Access California
www.health-access.org

Christopher Wu
Supervising Attorney
Center for Families, Children & the Courts in the California Administrative Office of the Courts
www.jud.ca.gov

Co-Sponsoring Nonprofit Organizations

9 to 5, Nationa Association of Working Women, Bay Area Chapter
www.9to5.org

Alameda County Commission on the Status of Women
www.alamedacsw.org

American Cancer Society, California Division, Inc.
www.cancer.org

Bay Area Partnership for Children and Youth
www.bayareapartnership.org

Berger Institute for Work, Family & Children
www.cmc.edu

CA Council of Community Mental Health Agencies
www.cccmha.org

CA Women Lead
www.cawomenlead.org

California ACORN
www.acorn.org

California Association for the Education of Young Children
www.caeyc.org

California Association of Food Banks
www.cafoodbanks.org

California Association of Nonprofits
www.canonprofits.org

California Center for Public Health Advocacy
www.publichealthadvocacy.org

California Center for Responsible Lending
www.responsiblelending.org

California Child Care Resource and Referral Network
www.rrnetwork.org

California Childcare Health Program
www.ucsfchildcarehealth.org

California Coalition for Youth
www.calyouth.org

California Commission on the Status of Women
www.women.ca.gov

California Council of Churches
www.calchurches.org

California Dietetic Association
www.dietitian.org

California Food Policy Advocates
www.cfpa.net

California Forward
www.caforward.org

California Head Start Association
www.caheadstart.org

California Nevada Community Action Partnership
www.cal-neva.org

California Pan-Ethnic Health Network
www.cpehn.org

California Partnership
www.communitychange.org

California Partnership to End Domestic Violence
www.cpedv.org

California Primary Care Association
www.cpca.org

California School Age Consortium
www.calsac.org

California School Health Centers Association
www.schoolhealthcenters.org

California Task Force on Youth and Workplace Wellness
www.wellnesstaskforce.org

California WIC Association
www.calwic.org

California Women’s Foundation
www.womensfoundca.org

California Youth Empowerment Network
www.ca-yen.org

Center for Collaborative Planning
www.connectccp.org

Center for Collaborative Solutions
www.ccscenter.org

Child & Family Policy Institute of CA
www.cfpic.org

Child Action, Inc.
www.childaction.org

Child Care Food Program Roundtable
www.ccfproundtable.org

Child Care Law Center
www.childcarelaw.org

Children Now
www.childrennow.org

Children’s Advocacy Institute
www.caichildlaw.org

CMA Foundation
www.thecmafoundation.org

Community Voices
www.communityvoices.org

Contra Costa Child Care Council
www.cocokids.org

County Welfare Directors Association
www.cwda.org

Crystal Stairs
www.crystalstairs.org

Dental Health Foundation
www.dentalhealthfoundation.org

Equal Rights Advocates, Inc.
www.equalrights.org

First Five Association of California
www.f5ac.org

Health Access California
www.health-access.org

Housing California
www.housingca.org

Insight Center for Community Economic Development
www.insightcced.org

John Burton Foundation
www.johnburtonfoundation.org

Labor Project for Working Families
www.working-families.org

Latino Coalition for a Health California
www.lchc.org

Legal Aid Society – Employment Law Center
www.las-elc.org

Lutheran Office of Public Policy – California
www.lutheranpublicpolicyca.org

Mental Health Association in California
www.mhac.org

Mom’s Rising
www.momsrising.org

National Association of Social Workers, California Chapter
www.naswca.org

New America Foundation
www.newamerica.net

Parent Voices
www.parentvoices.org

Preschool California
www.preschoolcalifornia.org

Prevent Child Abuse California
www.pca-ca.org

Public Health Institute
www.phi.org

Racial & Ethnic Mental Health Disparities Coalition
www.mhac.org

Teen NOW California
www.cacsap.org

U.S. Department of Labor, Women’s Bureau (Region IX)
www.dol.org

Western Center on Law and Poverty
www.wclp.org

Youth Law Center
www.ylc.org