Mission Statement

Oversight of mandated community mental health services.

Meetings & LOCATION

1st Wednesday of the Month, 3:00 PM

225 37th Avenue
Multi-Purpose Conference Rooms A & B
San Mateo, CA 94403
 

Member Roster

Current Membership Position Classification Appointed Expires
Dave Pine   Board of Supervisors    
Randy Torrijos   Board of Supervisors    
Judith Schutzman   Family Member 03/29/05 9/30/17
Wanda Thompson Member at Large Client 04/24/12 9/30/18
Patrisha Ragins   Client 02/16/07 9/30/19
Rocio Cornejo Vice Chair Client 08/04/15 9/30/18
Rodney Roddewig   Client 08/04/15 9/30/18
Josephine Thompson   Public 01/01/04 9/30/16
Carol Marble   Client - SA 10/22/13 9/30/19
Patricia Way Chair Family Member 10/06/2016 09/30/18
Betty Savin   Public 11/05/13 09/30/19
Eric Wollman   Law Enforcement 02/10/15 09/30/18
Kelly Liang   Youth Commission    
Roxanne Urbani   Youth Commission    
Dave Pine   Board of Supervisors    
Randy Torrijo   Board of Supervisors    
Stephen Kaplan Staff Director, BHRS    
Chantae Rochester Staff Executive Secretary, BHRS    
Dorothy Christian   Family Member    
VACANT   Family Member    
Eduardo Tirado   Client - SA 08/09/16 09/30/19
VACANT   Public    
VACANT   Public    
VACANT   Public    
Louise Orellana   Client - SA 08/09/16 09/30/19
Cherry Leung   Public 12/06/16 09/30/19

 

Membership

22 persons, including 19 members appointed by the Board of Supervisors as required by Welfare & Institutions Code §5604

TermS

Three years beginning October 1 and ending September 30; maximum 12 years of full terms

Duties

Reviews and evaluates the County's mental health needs, services, facilities and special programs, agreements dealing with mental health; advises the Board of Supervisors and the Mental Health Director of any aspect of the local mental health program; reviews and approves procedures used to ensure citizen and professional involvement at all stages of the planning process; submits an annual report to the Board of Supervisors on the needs and performance of the County's mental health system.

AppointING AUTHORITY

Board of Supervisors from recommendations by the Mental Health Board.

Compensation

None

COUNSEL

Peter K. Finck, Deputy County Counsel
Office of the County Counsel
400 County Center, 6th Floor
Redwood City, CA 94063
 

Authority

Welfare and Institutions Code Section 5604; Resolution 71051 adopted September 28, 2010