The following is the list of our current committees and task forces:


This committee oversees and directs the activities of the Commission especially related to the examination of the workforce talents and needs in early care and education and out of school time programs. Click here for meetings schedule. 

  • Carol Barton, Marin County Office of Education
  • Tanya Myers *, Marin County Office of Education (Vice-Chair)
  • Jayne Johnson, Marin YMCA
  • Heidi Tomsky *, Fairfax-San Anselmo Children Center (Chair) 
  • Kelsey Lombardi, Marin Head Start
  • Elaini Negussie, County of Marin Health and Human Services
  • Laura Trahan, Marin County Office of Education*


This committee works to advance the Commission’s advocacy for access to high quality child care for all families living in Marin County.  Click here for meetings schedule. 

  • Saul Godinez, Canal Alliance
  • Ruth Pineda, Marin County Child Care Council
  • Jason Lau, School of Extended and International Education at Sonoma State University
  • Ana Andrade-Wolf *, Marin Family Child Care Association (Chair)
  • Lourdes Romo, Papermill Creek Children Corner
  • Josie Sanchez, Community Advocate
  • Xochitl Fierro, Dominican University of California


 * = Executive Committee Members