First 5 Lake Commission meets Jan. 26

LAKE COUNTY, Calif. — The First 5 Lake Commission will hold its first regular meeting of 2022 at 2 p.m. Wednesday, Jan. 26.

Commissioners will meet via Zoom.

The meeting ID is 920 4364 5056, pass code is 392117 or join by phone by dialing 669-900-6833.

The public is encouraged to attend.

During this month's meeting, the commission will elect officers and discuss a presentation of the results of the 2021 Kindergarten Entry Developmental Profile report to be given by the commission’s evaluation consultant, Crystal Duarte. This report gives insights into how "ready" Lake County children were for kindergarten last fall as assessed by their teachers.

The commission this month also will welcome its newest member, Jonathan Portney, the new director of Health Services for Lake County, and the new First 5 executive director, Samantha Bond.

Other items on the agenda include approval of the November-December 2021 financial statements, review and approval or amendment of the First 5 Lake bylaws, and approval of the continuation of AB 361 resolution for teleconferenced meetings.