Meeting Time: October 02, 2020 at 2:00pm PDT
Note: The online Request to Speak window has expired.

Agenda Item

Random Text: First 5 is part of a Statewide effort to create a seamless system of integrated and comprehensive programs and services by establishing community-based programs to provide parental education and family support services relevant to effective childhood development; encouraging pregnant women and parents of young children to quit smoking; and educating the public on the importance and the benefits of nurturing, health care, family support, and child care. First 5 is a nine-member commission comprised of a member of the Board of Supervisors, the Directors of the Department of Public Health and the Department of Employment and Social Services, and six members of the public appointed by the Board of Supervisors. Additionally, the Board of Supervisors also appoints five alternates to First 5. First 5 recommends the Board of Supervisors appoint: Dr. Holly Kralj as a regular Commissioner, with a term ending June 30, 2022. Dr. Kralj DNP-Certified Nurse Midwife, Enloe Medical Center and Associate Professor CSU Chico, School of Nursing. Dr. Kralj has served as an alternate Commissioner since September 2019. Dr. Kralj fulfills the rol