Local Councils

Eleven regional councils throughout the state are affiliated with CCSS. Indicate your region when becoming a CCSS member to take advantage of dual membership. Connect with your region or council lead to learn more and get involved. 

Northern Area

Northern Area V.P. -  Dawniell Black

Region 1 Representative:  Whitney Olson
Counties: Del Norte, Humboldt, Lake, Mendocino, Sonoma

Region 2  Representative:  Cricket Kidwell
Counties: Butte, Glenn, Lassen, Modoc, Plumas, Shasta, Siskiyou, Tehama, Trinity                      Local Council: North State                      President:

Region 3 Representative:  Janet Mann
Counties: Alpine, Colusa, El Dorado, Nevada, Placer, Sacramento, Sierra, Sutter, Yolo, Yuba  Local Council: Greater Sacramento Area President:

Region 4 Representatives:  Keldon Clegg and Ayisha Benham
Counties: Alameda, Contra Costa, Marin, Napa, San Francisco, Solano, San Mateo                             Local Council: Bay Area CSS  President: Jennifer Elemen                                     

Central Area 

Central Area V.P. - Valerie Doherty

Region 5 Representative:  Pamela Harter
Counties: Monterey, San Benito, Santa Clara, Santa Cruz                                                           Local Council: Santa Clara                   President: 

Region 6 Representative:  Vacant
Counties: Amador, Calaveras, San Joaquin, Stanislaus, Tuolumne                                         Local Council: Golden Valley                  President:

Region 7 Representatives: Brinkley Abercrombie and Gina Nelson
Counties: Fresno, Kings, Madera, Mariposa, Merced, Tulare                                                    Local Council: San Joaquin Valley
President:  Brinkley Abercrombie

Region 8 Representative:  Ruth Luevanos
Counties: Kern, San Luis Obispo, Santa Barbara, Ventura                                                                Local Councils: Kern and Central Coast Presidents:


CCSS AREAS/REGIONS




Southern Area

Southern Area V.P. - Greg Spielman

Region 9 Representatives:  Cheryl Rehome and Rob Vicario
Counties: San Diego, Imperial, Orange         Local Councils: Greater San Diego Area and  Orange County                                        Presidents: 

Region 10 Representatives: Maureen Johnson and Katherine Rand
Counties: Inyo, Mono, Riverside, San Bernardino Local Council: Inland Empire CSS
President: Nancy Noble 

Region 11 Representatives: Rebecca Valbuena and Scott Petri
County: Los Angeles                                         Local Council: Southern California Social Studies Association                        President: Rebecca Valbuena

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