About Us

Sutter County Children & Families Commission is an independent government agency serving young children and their families in Sutter County. Created by Proposition 10 of 1998, Sutter County Children & Families Commission guides the investment of Prop. 10 to promote early childhood development through children’s health, school readiness and community support for families.

Our Vision: All children in Sutter County will have optimal health, are nurtured and are ready to succeed.

Our Mission: In partnership with the community, Sutter County Children & Families Commission coordinates services that support families to ensure that each child enters school healthy and ready to learn.

Sutter County Children & Families Commissioners

Jim Whiteaker

Commission Chair                                            Sutter County Supervisor, District 4

Nancy O’Hara

Director, Sutter County Human Services

Lori Harrah

Assistant Director, Sutter County Human Services

Tony Hobson

Assistant Director, Sutter County Human Services for Mental Health

Robert Landon

Chief of Police, Yuba City Police Department

Donna Garcia

Chief Probation Officer, Sutter County

Nancy Aaberg

Commission Vice Chair
Superintendent, Yuba City Unified School District

Tonya Byers

Child Care Coordinator, Child Care Planning Council of Yuba and Sutter Counties

Preet Didbal

Councilwoman, City of Yuba City

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Commission Staff

Michele E. Blake
Executive Director
Julie Price

Advisory Committee

We are currently recruiting Advisory Committee members! Please click here to download the Advisory Committee application.

View our Strategic Plan!