Legislative Committee

Committee Members

 
Chairperson
MARTHA PENRY

Area D
PABLO PERAZA

Area H
SEAN KATZ

Area K
JANE BAUSA

Comm College Rep
LILIANA CASAS

C O E Rep
DEIDRA WILLIAMS

Coordinator
JAI SOOKPRASERT


Purpose Statement

CSEA’s most historic victories have been won in the halls of our State Capitol. The Legislative Committee works to ensure that we continue to be victorious in our legislative efforts. The committee assists in the development and oversees the implementation of CSEA’s legislative agenda, researching and making recommendations on legislative resolutions, monitoring and lobbying legislation approved by the CSEA Board of Directors, and educating and mobilizing members to help achieve our legislative goals.

 

 


 Legislative Committee Members

 

Martha Penry
'Legislative Chairperson'
Jai Sookprasert
'Coordinator'
Deborah Hearn
Area 'A'
 
Vacant
Area 'B'
Debbie Narvaes
Area 'C'
Pablo Peraza
Area 'D'
Randy San Nicolas
Area 'E'
Vacant
Area 'F'
Vacant
Area 'G'
Sean Katz
Area 'H'
Matthew Harris
Area 'I'
Jane Bausa
Area 'K'
Liliana Casas
Community College Rep.
Deidra Williams
'C O E Rep'
 
 

CSEA News

CSEA Cares

Disaster Assistance available for members affected by fires

CSEA members who have been impacted by wildfires and other natural disasters can apply for emergency financial assistance.
Union Strong

CSEA honored with Union Strong award

The California Labor Federation honored CSEA with the Union Strong award for having a membership rate greater than 90 percent.
I'm In

Building strength through unity

CSEA has championed the rights of classified employees for nearly a century, transforming our members into respected partners of the education community. Today, we have a powerful, 91-percent membership rate and represent more than 240,000 employees throughout California, making us the largest classified school employee union in the nation.
Election

Janus vs. AFSCME Supreme Court Decision

While the Supreme Court’s decision in the Janus case is disappointing, it is not a surprise. In fact, CSEA has been preparing for this outcome for years.
92nd Annual Conference

CSEA members energized and motivated at Annual Conference

CSEA's 92nd Annual Conference in Sacramento was attended by approximately 1,500 delegates plus many more guests and staff. Representing chapters from all over the state, delegates were energized and motivated as they worked together to help set the future course and goals of the union. 


“When we are united, we are stronger,” said Association President Ben Valdepeña
“This sentiment is the backbone of the union movement, and at the heart of what will help us remain the best union for classified employees in the nation"