Local Planning Council – Membership

How Can You Be Appointed to your Local Planning Council?

If you are interested in serving your community as a member of the Local Planning Council, and would like to receive additional information, please contact us at 951-778-5003.

2022 LPC Membership Roster

Local Panning Council Brochure

Local Panning Council Membership Form

The LPC membership is comprised of 20% from each of the following categories

  • Public Agencies – Representatives of city, county or local education agencies
  • Community – Representatives of agencies, or businesses that provide private funding for child care services or civic or community-based organizations that advocate for child care services
  • Discretionary – Representatives who shall be appointed at the discretion of the Board of Supervisors and/or the County Superintendent of Schools
  • Consumers – Representatives of persons who receive, or have received child care services including parents, grandparents, foster parents
  • Providers – Representatives of the range of child care providers in the county including centers, family child care homes

The current list of LPC Members are:

Elizabeth Kitts, Sr. Program Specialist
Department of Public Social Services
4060 County Circle Drive
Riverside, CA 92503
(951) 358-3801

JoAnn Lauer, Assistant Superintendent
Riverside County Office of Education
P.O. Box 868
Riverside, CA 92502
(951) 826-6320

Jennifer Stewart, Supervising Nutritionist II
Riverside University Health System-Public Health
4210 Riverwalk Pkwy, 4th Floor
Riverside, CA 92505
(951) 358-7249

Mark Berndt, Administrative Services Analyst II
Community Action Partnership of Riverside County
2038 Iowa Avenue, Suite B102
Riverside, CA 92507
(951) 955-3220

Marilyn Skrbin, Coordinator
Temecula Unified School District
40099 Via Marisa
Murrieta, CA 92562
(951) 757-3703

In accordance with the Brown Act, the intention to make appointments to the council and invite local organizations to participate will be publicized locally.