Measure G Citizens Oversight Committee
Measure G COC Member Needed
The Chino Valley Unified School District is seeking interested community members residing within District boundaries to serve on the Measure G Citizens’ Oversight Committee as a Business Representative. Qualified candidates must be an active owner of a local business within CVUSD boundaries. Interested applicants should request and submit an application to Gregory Stachura, Assistant Superintendent, Facilities, Planning and Operations at Greg_Stachura@chino.k12.ca.us. The committee will meet regularly to review expenditure and construction reports produced by the District to ensure that Measure G bond proceeds were expended only for the purposes set forth in Measure G, inform the public concerning the District's expenditure of Measure G bond proceeds and present to the Board in public session, an annual written report outlining their activities and conclusions regarding the expenditure of Measure G bond proceeds. Additional information on this committee and position may be obtained by calling (909) 628-1202, ext. 1200.
Board Appointed Committee
Measure G, a school facilities improvement measure, was passed by Chino Valley voters on November 8, 2016. In accordance with California state law, for measures passed with 55 percent of the vote, the Chino Valley Unified School District Board of Education established a Citizens Oversight Committee (COC) during the January 12, 2017 Board Meeting. The Chino Valley Unified School District Board of Education approved a Citizens Oversight Committee (COC) during the February 2, 2017 Board Meeting. The COC will monitor bond expenditures and ensure bond revenues are allocated in compliance with the voter approved measure. The focus of the committee is to provide transparency and maintain public confidence in the use of Measure G bond funds The focus of the committee is to provide transparency and maintain public confidence in the use of Measure G bond funds.
Applicants must commit to a two-year term and reside or own property within the CVUSD boundaries. Membership is voluntary, without compensation, and members must be 18 years of age. Employees, vendors, contractors, or CVUSD officials are not eligible for appointment to the Committee.
The Education Code requires a minimum of seven (7) members representing the following categories:
- One (1) member active in a business organization representing the business community located within the school district's geographic boundary;
- One (1) member active in a senior citizens' organization;
- One (1) member active in a bona fide taxpayers' organization;
- One (1) member who is a parent/guardian of a child enrolled in CVUSD residing in the community of Chino, Chino Hills, or South Ontario;
- One (1) member who is both a parent/guardian of a child enrolled in CVUSD and is active in a parent-teacher organization, such as a Parent Teacher Association or school site council residing in the Chino community, Chino Hills community, or South Ontario community; and
- Three (3) at-large member residents of the Chino community, Chino Hills community, or South Ontario community.
The applications and qualifications of each applicant were reviewed and confirmed by District staff and P.C. Butler & Associates.
Currently, the Board has approved the following members to serve on the Measure G Bond Citizen's Oversight Committee:
- Alfonso, Lou - Senior Citizen's representative
- Member Needed - Business Community representative
- Bennett, Art - City of Chino Hills representative
- Bridge, Don - At-Large member
- Cisneroz, Kevin - Parent of CVUSD student
- Cole, Carol - At-Large member
- Gomez-Lecaro, Mariaelena - Active PTA Parent of CVUSD student
- Hargrove, Mark - Tax Payers Organization At-Large member
- Kolbow, William - Parent of CVUSD student
- Rodriguez, Dr. Paul - City of Chino representative
- Rohrer, Michael - At-Large member
- Tran, Bonnie - Active PTA Parent of CVUSD student
- Valencia, Ruben - City of Ontario representative