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Board Advisory Committees


In accordance with Board Policy 9130, the NVUSD Board of Education has established four board advisory committees for the upcoming year, with Board trustees assigned to each committee.

Committees Meeting Dates & Locations Board Participants Documents


A primary goal of the Board of Education is to support student achievement by continuing to expand curriculum development, assessment systems, professional development opportunities, and programs that support student success for the organization. This committee works to ensure actions taken by District staff support the vision for student achievement and high quality teaching and learning. The committee meets quarterly.


Superintendent's Conference Room 122
1-2:30 PM

  • February 5, 2020
  • April 29, 2020
  • May 27, 2020
  • David T. Gracia
  • Cindy Watter
  • Elba Gonzalez-Mares



The policy committee meets to review and update Board policies to ensure alignment with current mandates and state and federal requirements. The work of this committee ensures that district policies remain current and that updates are ongoing. This committee also considers new policies being proposed at the local level. The committee meets quarterly.


Superintendent's Conference Room 122 12:30-2 PM

  • February 13, 2020
  • April 16, 2020
  • May 7, 2020
  • Joe Schunk
  • Cindy Watter
  • Elba Gonzalez-Mares



The goal of the Board of Education is to ensure fiscal solvency of the district and accountability by adopting and monitoring a budget that allows the District to effectively and efficiently achieve the results described in the vision for improving student achievement. The committee reviews the budget close for the previous year first interim, second interim, and the budget model proposed for adoption. The committee meetings center around the budget development calendar (Sept., Dec., March, and June) and thus call for quarterly meetings.


Ed Center Room 204 (upstairs)
11-12 PM

  • April 15, 2020
  • June 17, 2020
  • Robin Jankiewicz
  • Icela Martin
  • Jose Hurtado



The goal of the Board of Education is to ensure that district facilities and technology support classroom instruction as well as District operations. Because of the high demand of facilities and technology projects occurring within the district, this committee meets monthly. The calendar of meetings is set by the committee and is aligned with Board meeting dates to ensure that the facilities and technology project needs are met in a timely manner.


NVUSD Technology Center Classroom A
1610 Lincoln Ave., Napa
1-2:30 PM

  • February 25, 2020
  • March 24, 2020
  • April 28, 2020
  • May 26, 2020
  • June 23, 2020
  • Joe Schunk
  • David T. Gracia
  • Robin Jankiewicz