Irvine Child Care Committee

Purpose and Mission

The Child Care Committee is an advisory body of the City of Irvine, reporting to the Community Services Commission, providing input on the needs of the community pertaining to child care related issues. The Committee’s mission is to develop recommendations related to the availability of affordable quality child care and early education in Irvine.

The Committee works collaboratively with City departments and community organizations to enhance the provision of child care and early education services, providing outreach, and serving as a liaison to the community by informally sharing information learned at meetings, promoting City events for families and early childhood educators and sharing questions, concerns and ideas from the community with the Committee.

Composition

The committee is comprised of 14 voting members consisting of liaison and appointee representatives. The liaison members include two community members, two child care provider members, and two parent/guardian members. The appointee members represent three educational organizations and five City Council members, each appointing one representative.  

  • Diane Gale, Vice Chair (Community Representative)
  • Dawn Mortazavi (Appointed by Councilmember Treseder)
  • Dr. Elaine King (Appointed by Vice Mayor Agran)
  • Melanie McCorkle (Appointed by Councilmember Kim) 
  • Nazy Nassiri (Appointed by Mayor Khan) 
  • Shareen Young  (Appointed by Councilmember Carroll)
  • Mariana Bosch (Appointed by Irvine Unified School District)
  • Shelby Clatterbuck (Appointed by Irvine Valley College)
  • Wenli Lin (Appointed by University of California, Irvine)
  • Bushra Rashid (Child Care Provider Representative)
  • Jessica Winn (Child Care Provider Representative)
  • Sherry Tao (Community Representative)
  • Yulree Tio (Parent/Guardian Representative)
  • Stephanie Yomorta (Parent/Guardian Representative)

IRVINE CHILD CARE COMMITTEE MINUTES, AGENDAS & BYLAWS

Minutes

Agendas

Bylaws

 


 

Meetings Schedule for 2024

  • January 9
  • March 12
  • May 14
  • September 10
  • October 8
  • November 12

Time:
9–10:30 a.m

Location:
Irvine City Hall L102
One Civic Center Plaza

For further information, please contact the Child Care Coordination Office, 14341 Yale Ave., Irvine, at 949-724-6632.


Irvine Child Care Committee Meetings

The City is pleased to announce that the regular Irvine Child Care Committee (ICCC) meetings will be available in-person, or live stream through Zoom, as well as a dial-in conference call line. In an effort to enhance community engagement, community members may submit comments via email to icccpubliccomment@cityofirvine.org on upcoming agenda items, or community members may provide live public comments via Zoom during ICCC meetings.

The electronic agenda packet is available on the City’s website.

See below for instructions on joining the meeting through Zoom and how to submit comments.

HOW TO SUBMIT A COMMENT

Public comments can be made prior to or during the ICCC meeting via email to icccpubliccomment@cityofirvine.org  Instructions for providing live public comments will be provided at the beginning of the meeting.

The live stream will be available starting at 8:55 a.m. (5 minutes before the meeting starts). We suggest installing and testing the Zoom software on your devices before the meeting. Visit zoom.us/download for additional information. 

HOW TO WATCH LIVE MEETING

Community members may also view meetings live. Meeting link, Webinar ID, and Passcode will be provided prior to the meeting date.

Webinar ID: Will be provided prior to meeting

Passcode: Will be provided prior to meeting

The live stream will be available starting at 8:55 a.m. (5 minutes before the meeting starts). We suggest installing and testing the Zoom software on your devices before the meeting. Visit zoom.us/download for additional information. 

HOW TO JOIN BY PHONE

To listen to the meeting from your phone, dial one of the following numbers. Webinar ID, and Passcode will be provided prior to the meeting date.

669-900-6833 or 346-248-7799 or 253-215-8782

Webinar ID: Will be provided prior to meeting

Passcode: Will be provided prior to meeting

For technical assistance prior to and during the meeting, please call 949-724-6147. If you would like to learn how to use Zoom before the meeting, visit the Zoom Video Tutorials page.