Ventura County School Boards Association (VCSBA)

The Ventura County School Boards Association works to promote and improve public education and to provide information and opportunities for the exchange of ideas on school related matters amongst school board members. VCSBA members include representatives from all 20 Ventura County public school districts, the Ventura County Board of Education, and the Ventura County Community College District.

May 31, 2022 Meeting - Discussion on Declining Enrollment

Join us in person for the May dinner meeting to learn strategies for districts to respond to declining enrollment.

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Presentation Materials - May 31,2022


October 18, 2021 - School Reopening and Declining Enrollment


February 1, 2021 - School Budgets and Financing


January 16, 2021 - Governance Training


Sept. 12, 2020 - School Board Candidate Academy


April 29, 2019 - Social and Emotional Learning


March 4, 2019 - Investment in Early Education


October 8, 2018 - Special Education Update


April 30, 2018 - Public Information and Social Media


Feb. 5, 2018 - Lessons Learned: Debriefing the Thomas Fire

VCSBA Bylaws
2021-22 VCSBA Executive Board Members

Veronica Robles-Solis
President/CSBA Delegate
Oxnard School District


Eleanor Torres
Vice-President, Programs
Rio School District 


Matthew Almaraz
Vice-President, Legislation
Ventura Unified School District


Shelly Griffen
Treasurer/CSBA Delegate
Ojai Unified School District

Denise Helfstein
Oak Park Unified School District


Sabrena Rodriguez
CSBA Region 11 Director
Ventura Unified School District

Darlene Bruno
CSBA Delegate
Hueneme School District


Efrain Cazares
CSBA Delegate
Ocean View School District


Debra Cordes
CSBA Delegate
Oxnard School District

Jeri Mead
CSBA Delegate
Santa Paula Unified School District

Rachel Ulrich
CSBA Delegate
Ventura County Board of Education