Commissioner Trainings

The San Mateo County Harbor District is a member of the California Special Districts Association (CSDA) which provide many benefits to the Harbor District, including Conferences/Workshops/Trainings in which Commissioners participate.

President Tom Mattusch -

  • AB1234 Ethics Training - 2014, 2017
  • AB1825 Harassment Prevention Training - 2015, 2017
  • 2017 Special District Leadership Academy
  • Recognition in Special District Governance - 2015
  • Board's Role in Finance & Fiscal Accountability - 2015
  • Special Districts Legislative Days - 2015
  • Best Practices in Strategic Planning - 2015
  • Intro to Special District Finances - 2015
  • CSDA Conference - 2015

Vice President Viriginia Chang Kiraly - 

  • AB1234 Ethics Training - 2017
  • AB1825 Harassment Training - 2016
  • 2017 Special District Leadership Academy

Secretary Robert Bernardo - 

  • AB1825 Harassment Training - 2015, 2017
  • AB1234 Ethics Training - 2012, 2014, 2015, 2017

Treasurer Edmundo Larenas -

  • AB1234 Ethics Training - 2017
  • AB1825 Harassment Training - 2017
  • 2017 Special District Leadership Academy Conference
  • Board Member Best Practices - 2017

Commissioner Sabrina Brennan -

  • AB1234 Ethics Training - 2012, 2014 & 2017
  • AB1825 & AB1661 Anti-Harassment/Anti-Bullying Training - 2012, 2015 & 2017
  • Being Open-Minded about Open Data - 2017
  • Best Practices for Communication & Outreach - 2017
  • Board Member Best Practices - 2017
  • Board's Role in Human Resources - 2013
  • Board’s Role in Finance and Fiscal Accountability (Module 3) - 2015
  • Board’s Role in Human Resources (Module 4) - 2015
  • Building Consensus for Core Priorities - 2016
  • Building a Culture of Employee Engagement - 2017
  • Building a Foundation for Good Governance - 2017
  • CEQA Basics - 2017
  • CSDA Chapter Roundtable - 2016
  • CSDA Chapter Roundtable - 2017
  • CSDA Conference - Oct. 2016
  • CSDA Conference - Sept. 2015
  • Chairing & Managing Effective Public Meetings - 2016
  • Climate Change Adaptation Recommendations for Special Districts - 2017
  • Communication Strategies for Board Members & General Managers - 2016
  • Defining Board & Staff Roles & Relationships Pt. 1 - 2017
  • Defining Board & Staff Roles & Relationships Pt. 2 - 2017
  • Fulfilling Your District's Mission - 2017
  • Gay & Lesbian Victory Fund and Institute Candidate & Campaign Training
  • Governance Foundations (Module 1) - 2015
  • How Quality Standards Can Re-Invent Government - 2016
  • How to be an Effective Board Member - 2013
  • Introduction to Special District Finances - 2015
  • Let's Get Digital Records Management - 2016
  • Open, Ethical Leadership - 2013
  • Setting Direction and Community Leadership (Module 2) - 2015
  • Setting Direction and Community Leadership - 2013
  • Show Me the Money! Special District Finances - 2017
  • Special Districts Legislative Days - 2015
  • Spot the Fraud! Fraud Detection/Prevention - 2015
  • Stretching Community Dollars to Build for the Future - 2016
  • Voting Rights Act: Where We've Been Where We're Going - 2016