Policies & Principles

Policies & Principles

Compensation and Expense Reimbursement Policy

Board of Directors Compensation and Expense Reimbursement Policy

Guiding Principles for Board Members

Guiding Principles for Board Members

Board Policy on Conducting Business

Board Policy on Conducting Business

Ethics & Anti Harassment Training

California Government Code Section 53235 (AB 1234)

California Government Code Section 53235 (AB 1234) requires ethics training for specified local government officials within one year of assuming office and every two years thereafter. Below are the current training completion and expiration dates for each member of Zone 7’s Board of Directors: 

Board Member

Completion Date 

Expiration Date 

Sands Figuers

March 21, 2019

March 21, 2021

Dennis Gambs

August 24, 2020

August 24, 2022

Laurene Green

September 2, 2020

September 2, 2022

Sarah Palmer

December 5, 2020

December 5, 2022

Angela Ramirez Holmes

August 22, 2021

August 22, 2023

Olivia Sanwong

December 11, 2020

December 11, 2022

Michelle Smith McDonald

January 25, 2021

January 25, 2023

AB 1825 and AB 1661

AB 1825 and AB 1661 makes anti-harassment prevention training mandatory for officials receiving any compensation. This legislation requires employers to ensure that all officials receive at least two hours of anti-harassment prevention training every two years. Below are the current training completion and expiration dates for each member of Zone 7’s Board of Directors:

Board Member

Completion Date 

Expiration Date 

Sands Figuers

April 11, 2019

April 11, 2021

Dennis Gambs

November 20, 2020

November 20, 2022

Laurene Green

August 31, 2020

August 31, 2022

Sarah Palmer

June 8, 2021

June 8, 2023

Angela Ramirez Holmes

June 23, 2021

June 23, 2023

Olivia Sanwong

December 14, 2020

December 14, 2022

Michelle Smith McDonald

November 8, 2019

November 8, 2021