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Meeting Schedule
Your Board of Trustees
Agenda and Materials for Upcoming Meeting
Approved Minutes

Our policies and major financial decisions are made by a volunteer Board of Trustees whose members include individuals with developmental disabilities, family members, and leaders in our community. Harbor Regional Center provides training and support for board members on a regular basis to facilitate their overall effectiveness in governance and oversight as well as their understanding and participation in planning, policy making, and support for the accomplishment of the HRC mission.

The meeting schedule for 2017:

Meetings of the Board are held on the Third Tuesday of the months of January, March, May, July, September and November.

Meetings of the Board are open to the public and visitors are welcome to attend. The meetings begin at 6:30 pm to 8:30 pm, and are typically held in Conference Room A4 at Harbor Regional Center's Torrance location, and occasionally held at Harbor Regional Center's Long Beach location. Please check with the Executive Office for meeting location.

  • January 17, 2017 - 6:30 p.m.
  • March 21, 2017 - 6:30 p.m.
  • May 16, 2017 - 6:30 p.m.
  • July 18, 2017 - 6:30 p.m.
  • September 19, 2017- 6:30 p.m.
  • November 21, 2017 - 6:30 p.m.

If you plan to attend a board meeting and will need childcare or translation, please make your request no later than three (3) working days in advance of the meeting by calling the Executive Office to RSVP at (310) 543-0632.

Si planea asistir a una reunión de la junta directiva y necesitará cuidado de niños o traducción, por favor haga su solicitud a más tardar tres (3) días laborales antes de la reunión llamando a la Oficina Ejecutiva a RSVP al (310) 543-4606.

Your Board of Trustees:

  • Mr. Ron Bergmann
  • Mr. Futien Chiou
  • Mr. Doug Erber, Secretary
  • Dr. James Flores, Treasurer
  • Mr. La Velle Gates
  • Mr. Jeffrey Herrera
  • Ms.Patricia Jordan
  • Ms.Terri Nishimura, Service Provider Representative
  • Mr. John Rea, President
  • Dr. Bobbie Rendon-Christensen, Vice-President
  • Mr. Mariano Sanz
  • Dr. Monica Sifuentes
  • Ms.Kim Vuong

Your Board of Advisors:

  • Mr. Joeseph Czarske
  • Mr. David Gauthier
  • Mr. Bob Irlen
  • Ms.Wendy Sorel

Bylaws of the Harbor Regional Center Board of Trustees

Agenda and Materials for Upcoming Board Meeting

Approved Minutes of open meetings of the HDDF Board of Trustees:
please note minutes from prior meetings will not be posted here until they have been approved at subsequent meeting.

Approved Committe Minutes

HRC Committees include: Client Advisory Committee, Client Services Committee, Community Relations Committee, Planning, Self-Determination Advisory Committee, & Service Provider Advisory Committee.

please note minutes from prior meetings will not be posted here until they have been approved at subsequent meeting.

To contact the Executive Office please call (310) 543-0632.