Sonoma County Office of Education

School Board Support

Effective governance and policy development are critical components of school board leadership. The Sonoma County Superintendent and Sonoma County Board of Education host periodic seminars designed to support and develop effective and informed school governing boards. These sessions highlight board leadership strategies that enable staff to administer high-quality educational programs that meet the diverse needs of local communities.

  • Meet with other local board members and share best practices
  • Deepen understanding of board leadership and effective governance
  • Explore topics of interest for ongoing board capacity-building

On the Calendar

Brown Act, Ethics, and Conflicts of Interest | Register
The workshop will be held via Zoom and In-Person. The Zoom link and material will be distributed to registered attendees via email no later than close of business the day preceding the date of the workshop.
October 5, 2021 | 9:00am-12:00pm


Questions may be directed to:

  • Kimberly Vallee, Administrative Manager
    (707) 524-2603,
  • Steven Herrington, Superintendent of Schools
    (707) 524-2603,
Leilan, Student
"I like Amarosa because there's a much smaller student count and so teachers can be one-on-one with you. They can actually help you and be one-on-one with you while the class is doing something else. I feel like that's a huge game-changer." - Leilan, Student