• LEA Collaborative Board

  • Local Education Agency (LEA) Collaborative Board
     
     
    California law requires that each school district participating in the LEA Medi-Cal Billing Option form a community collaborative group to make decisions on the reinvestment of funds returned to school districts. The LAUSD LEA Collaborative membership is made up of community and District representatives, including Los Angeles County representatives LAUSD representatives from a variety of employee groups, UTLA, and parents. The Collaborative funds supplemental health and human services for the purpose of supporting academic success. The LEA Collaborative Board meets quarterly and documents its activities by way of a mandated Annual Report submitted to the California Department of Health Care Services (DHCS). 
     
  • 2013-2014 LEA Collaborative Board Members 
     
    The LAUSD LEA Collaborative Board has the following voting members: 
     
    Patricia A. Armani, Children Services Administrator
    Department of Children and Family Services
     
    Julie Bissell, Clinical Instructor
    Division of Occupational Science and Occupational Therapy
    University of Southern California 
     
    Debra Duardo, Ed. D., Executive Director
    Los Angeles Unified School District
    Division of Student Health and Human Services 
     
    Mallory Evans, Educational Audiologist
    Los Angeles Unified School District
    UTLA Representative
     
    Sharyn Howell, Executive Director
    Los Angeles Unified School District
    Division of Special Education 
     
    Margaret Lee, Director of Special Projects
    Los Angeles County Department of Health Services
    Timothy Rosnick, Deputy Controller
    Los Angeles Unified School District
    Accounting and Disbursements
     
    Eric Sherman, Parent
    Los Angeles Unified School District
     
    Yoko Suguhara, Ph.D., Program head
    Children's System of Care
    Los Angeles County Department of Mental Health