Membership Council Group
Child Care Aware® of America's Membership Council identifies local issues and recommending priorities from the field that Child Care Aware® of America needs to address. The Membership Council actively promotes and shares information about Child Care Aware® of America "programs, services, strategic priorities, and public policy agenda with other CCR&Rs in their state.
Who can join:
The Membership Council selection process is developed by each state independently. Each State Representative is required to submit a description of their selection process as well as the name and contact information for their Membership Council representatives to Child Care Aware® of America by September 15 of each year.
The Board Development Committee will confirm 1 representative for each state. There will be no representation on the Membership Council in any state that does not submit a candidate for confirmation. States are responsible for notifying Child Care Aware® of America immediately if their Council Representative changes.The State Network Executive Director will be the point of contact and will facilitate the selection process. Staff from the State Network Offices is not eligible to be the representative to the Membership Council.
In states with just one CCR&R agency, the CCR&R Executive Director will be the point of contact and will facilitate the selection process. Staff from the CCR&R agency may be selectedA total of 51 members may serve on the Membership Council. There will be no more than one member from each state and the District of Columbia.
If you have any questions concerning the Membership Council Group, please contact Jen Bump at Jen.Bump@usa.childcareaware.org or 703-341-4107.
To learn more, visit the State Network Council Group Page for more information!