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California Consulting Associate Derek Rojas attended the Association of San Bernardino City Special Districts (ASBCSD). California is proud to serve many special districts throughout California.  Derek is pictured with Chris Palmer, Public Affairs Field Coordinator, CSDA. @specialdistricts

California Consulting Associate Derek Rojas attended the Association of San Bernardino City Special Districts (ASBCSD) Membership Meeting held in Chino, CA. California Consulting is proud to serve many special districts throughout California.  Derek is pictured with Chris Palmer, Public Affairs Field Coordinator, CSDA.

@specialdistricts

 

California Consulting Associate, Cecilia Hong, attended the GOP OC June Central Committee Meeting on June 18, 2018. Cecilia is pictured with Mari Barke, the newly elected to the OC Board of Education, Area 2. California Consulting is proud to serve many public entities throughout Orange County. 

California Consulting Associate, Cecilia Hong, attended the GOP OC June Central Committee Meeting on June 18, 2018. Cecilia is pictured with Mari Barke, the newly elected to the OC Board of Education, Area 2. California Consulting is proud to serve many public entities throughout Orange County.

 

League of California Cities

League of California Cities – Inland Empire

League of California Cities – Orange County

Association of California Cities, Orange County

League of California Cities – South San Joaquin Valley

League of California Cities- Riverside County

League of California Cities- North Bay

Los Angeles County Division League of California Cities

California Contract Cities Association

Derek Rojas- Associate- Southern California

Derek Rojas is a Southern California Associate for California Consulting. Derek has been in the solid waste industry for over 27 years, the majority of that time spent with Valley Vista Services, serving in various capacities. He began as their sales and Marketing Manager, with his role evolving to focus on business development and public relations. Derek enjoys the process of promoting and growing a business through positive representation at various trade shows and government organizations.
He enjoys the responsibility of maintaining, improving, and creating new business relationships with school districts, city, county, state, and federal officials.
He has served on several chamber boards and philanthropic committees and currently volunteers his time with Meals on Wheels and local service clubs in the San Gabriel Valley.
Derek and his wife live in Corona and have one daughter who is away at college.

California Consulting is pleased to welcome Shelly Machock as our newest Project Manager.

California Consulting is pleased to welcome Shelly Machock as our newest Project Manager. Shelley has been a grant writer for more than 16 years, successfully securing both government and private funding for nonprofit agencies in Southern California. She has extensive experience writing grants for social services, health, and youth programs, and has obtained funding from the County of Los Angeles (DPSS and DCFS), FEMA, and DHHS, as well as other government agencies, private foundations, and corporations.

Shelley has more than 30 years of professional writing experience, having worked as a technical writer, corporate communications specialist, and journalist prior to her career as a grant writer.

California Consulting is pleased to welcome Shelly Machock as our newest Grant Writer. 

California Consulting is pleased to welcome Shelly Machock as our newest Grant Writer.

Shelley has been a grant writer for more than 16 years, successfully securing both government and private funding for nonprofit agencies in Southern California. She has extensive experience writing grants for social services, health, and youth programs, and has obtained funding from the County of Los Angeles (DPSS and DCFS), FEMA, and DHHS, as well as other government agencies, private foundations, and corporations.

Shelley has more than 30 years of professional writing experience, having worked as a technical writer, corporate communications specialist, and journalist prior to her career as a grant writer.

Eduardo Vega- Project Manager

Eduardo Vega is a Project Manager for California Consulting.  Eduardo has over twenty-five years of experience in health, human services, and government agencies, including expertise in management, strategy, policy, communications, program development, research and evaluation, grantsmanship and organizational development.

Highly successful as a resource development expert, Vega’s grant proposals have often significantly outscored competitors, resulting in contract awards from multiple state and federal agencies including the National Institutes of Health, the World Health Organization and others.

In addition to over a decade at the executive leadership level in non-profit, human services and government agencies, Vega has been a California State Commissioner (2005-2011), a Fulbright specialist, and consultant to the federal government through the department of Health and Human Services (HHS), the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA), the White House Office of Science and Technology, and others.

For his service he has been recognized by the State of California, the US Office of the Surgeon General, the United States Senate, the US State Department, the nation of Fiji and the Office of the White House of President Obama. Vega holds an MA in Psychology from New School for Social Research.

California Consulting is pleased to announce the Bureau of Justice Assistance (BJA) BJA FY18 STOP School Violence Prevention and Mental Health Training Program. 

California Consulting is pleased to announce the Bureau of Justice Assistance (BJA) BJA FY18 STOP School Violence Prevention and Mental Health Training Program.

Bureau of Justice Assistance (BJA) FY 18 STOP School Violence Prevention and Mental Health Training Program

Due Date: July 23, 2018

Amount: $26,000,000 with an award Ceiling of $1,000,000

Match: None

Eligibility: State governments, Special district governments, County governments, City or township governments, Independent school districts, Native American tribal governments (Federally recognized)

https://www.bja.gov/SSVtraining18

Description: Among its provisions, the STOP School Violence Act of 2018 authorized BJA to manage a grant program that would support efforts by state, local, and federally-recognized Indian tribes to prevent and reduce school violence. Specifically, the BJA program will address: (1) training school personnel and educating students to prevent student violence; (2) development and operation of anonymous reporting systems against threats of school violence, including mobile telephone applications, hotlines, and websites; and (3) development and operation of school threat assessment and crisis intervention teams that may include coordination with law enforcement agencies and school personnel. In addition, the program may fund specialized training for school officials in intervening and responding to individuals with mental health issues that may impact school safety.

California Consulting Client Santa Paula Unified School District Receives $1,181,277 for the California Department of Justice Tobacco Law Enforcement Grant Program. CC congratulates the Santa Paula Unified School District (a CC client) for being awarded Tobacco Law Enforcement grant program in the amount of $1,181,277 from the California Department of Justice.  This latest achievement is another example of the commitment of Santa Paula Unified School District’s leadership to protect and promote the quality of life for its students. It’s also a reflection of the dedication and hard work by CC Project Manager, Julie High, who ensured a successful grant application. Thank you, Julie, and congratulations SPUSD! @santapaulaunified @CSBAfans @acsafans

CC congratulates the Santa Paula Unified School District (a CC client) for being awarded Tobacco Law Enforcement grant program in the amount of $1,181,277 from the California Department of Justice.

This latest achievement is another example of the commitment of Santa Paula Unified School District’s leadership to protect and promote the quality of life for its students.

It’s also a reflection of the dedication and hard work by CC Project Manager, Julie High, who ensured a successful grant application.

Thank you, Julie, and congratulations SPUSD!

@santapaulaunified @csbafans @acsafans

Association of California School Administrators

CALSA- California Association of Latino Superintendents and Administrators

California School Board Association

 

CC is honored that Cosumnes Community Services District has decided to renew their contract. Thank you for your continued confidence in our services. We look forward to continuing our partnership to help Cosumnes Community Services District transform their vision into their legacy.

CC is honored that Cosumnes Community Services District has decided to renew their contract. Thank you for your continued confidence in our services. We look forward to continuing our partnership to help Cosumnes Community Services District transform their vision into their legacy.

League of California Cities
League of California Cities – Inland Empire

League of California Cities – Orange County

League of California Cities – South San Joaquin Valley

League of California Cities- Riverside County

League of California Cities- North Bay

Los Angeles County Division League of California Cities

California Contract Cities Association

Association of California School Administrators

CALSA- California Association of Latino Superintendents and Administrators

California School Board Association

Association of California Cities, Orange County

Independent Cities Association

California Special Districts Association