California Council for the Social Studies
Serving K-16 Educators Statewide
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 LOCAL COUNCILS 

Eleven regional councils throughout the state are affiliated with CCSS. Indicate your region when becoming a CCSS member to take advantage of dual membership. Connect with your region or council lead to learn more and get involved. 

NORTHERN AREA

REGION 1

REPRESENTATIVE: Molly Snider

COUNTIES: Del Norte, Humboldt,

Mendocino, Lake, Sonoma

REGION 2

REPRESENTATIVE: Kendra Tyler

COUNTIES: Butte, Glenn, Lassen, Modoc,

Plumas, Shasta, Siskiyou, Tehama, Trinity

LOCAL COUNCIL: North State

PRESIDENT: Frances L. (Cricket) Kidwell 

REGION 3

REPRESENTATIVES: Frank Pisi and

Kara Lofthouse

COUNTIES:Alpine, Colusa, El Dorado,

Nevada, Placer, Sacramento, Sierra, Sutter,

Yolo, Yuba

LOCAL COUNCIL: Greater Sac. Area

PRESIDENT: TBD

REGION 4

REPRESENTATIVES: Milton Reynolds and

Rashida Haveliwala

COUNTIES: Alameda, Contra Costa, Marin,

Napa, San Francisco, Solano, San Mateo

LOCAL COUNCIL: Bay Area CSS

PRESIDENT: TBD

CENTRAL

AREA

CENTRAL AREA VICE PRESIDENT

 JENNIFER ELEMEN

REGION 5

REPRESENTATIVE: Benjamin James

COUNTIES: Monterey, San Benito,

Santa Clara, Santa Cruz

LOCAL COUNCIL: Santa Clara

PRESIDENT: TBD

REGION 6

REPRESENTATIVE: Janeen Zambo

COUNTIES: Amador, Calaveras,

Tuolumne, Stanislaus, San Joaquin

LOCAL COUNCIL: Golden Valley

PRESIDENT: Stella Estrada

REGION 7

REPRESENTATIVE: Carrie Faria

COUNTIES:Fresno, Kings, Madera,

Mariposa,Tulare, Merced

LOCAL COUNCIL: San Joaquin Valley

PRESIDENT: TBD

REGION 8

REPRESENTATIVE: Stephanie Enriquez

COUNTIES: Kern, San Luis Obispo,

Santa Barbara, Ventura

LOCAL COUNCIL: Kern CSS and

Central Coast CSS

PRESIDENT: TBD

SOUTHERN AREA

SOUTHERN AREA VICE PRESIDENT

ROB VICARIO

REGION 9

REPRESENTATIVE: Cheryl Rehome

COUNTIES: San Diego, Imperial, Orange

LOCAL COUNCIL: Greater San Diego Area

and Orange County

PRESIDENT: Cheryl Rehome (San Diego)

REGION 10

REPRESENTATIVE: Liz Ramos and

Katherine Rand

COUNTIES: Inyo, Mono, Riverside,

San Bernardino

LOCAL COUNCIL: Inland Empire CCS

PRESIDENT: Nancy Noble

REGION 11

REPRESENTATIVE: Stacy Yung and

Chris Lewis

COUNTY: Los Angeles

LOCAL COUNCIL: Southern California

Social Studies Association

PRESIDENT: Rebecca Valbuena