Student board member pre-conference event

Gain knowledge, strategies and tools to help you serve as an effective student board member at this pre-conference event! Student voices are fundamental to assist in providing effective leadership for school districts. Student board members play an essential role in ensuring the student voice and perspective are part of the governance conversation. Come learn about your role, the role of elected board members and how you can contribute effectively to your district’s governance team. Content for this session will include open meetings laws including The Brown Act, roles and responsibilities of board members, meeting preparation and more! Hear from governance experts and legal counsel about preparing for your first official school board meeting and beyond. Meet fellow student board members, network, and get to know others you can connect with throughout your upcoming year of service.


Keith Bray, General Counsel and Chief of Staff, CSBA; Angelena Pride, Governance Consultant, CSBA; Luan Burman Rivera, Governance Educator/Consultant, CSBA