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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.


1-3:00 PM - access meeting

  • August 24, 2022 

  • September 21, 2022 

  • October 19, 2022

  • November 9, 2022

  • December 14, 2022

  • January 11, 2023

  • February 15, 2023

  • March 15, 2023

  • April 19, 2023

  • May 17, 2023

  • June 21, 2023


  • Lisa Chu
  • David T. Gracia
  • Eve Ryser



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 for 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.


1-2:30 PM - access meeting

  • September 20, 2022 

  • November 15, 2022

  • January 24, 2023

  • May 23, 2023


  • Elba Gonzalez-Mares
  • David T. Gracia
  • Cindy Watter



The goal of the Board of Education is to ensure the 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's 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.


11-12 PM - access meeting

  • September 7, 2022  (Canceled)

  • December 14, 2022

  • March 15, 2023

  • June 7, 2023


  • Elba Gonzalez-Mares
  • David T. Gracia
  • Robin Jankiewicz



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.


12:30-2 PM - access meeting

  • September 1, 2022                         

  • November 10, 2022                      

  • January 12, 2023                     

  • April 20, 2023                         

  • June 1, 2023     

  • Eve Ryser
  • Cindy Watter