WOULD YOU LIKE TO SERVE ON THE COUNTY’S TREASURY OVERSIGHT COMMITTEE?
The Contra Costa County Board of Supervisors is seeking an individual with sound knowledge and experience in the field of public and private finance, to serve on the Treasury Oversight Committee (Committee) for the Alternate seat representing the County Board of Supervisors. To be considered, candidates must be County residents, may not be employed by an entity that has contributed to the reelection campaign of the County Treasurer or a member of the Board of Supervisors in the previous three years, may not directly or indirectly raise money for the County Treasurer or a member of the Board of Supervisors while a member of the Committee and may not work for bond underwriters, bond counsel, security brokerages or dealers, or financial services firms with whom the county treasurer does business, either during his or her tenure on the committee or for one year after leaving the Committee. (Government Code §27132.3).
The Committee meets at 3:00 p.m. on the third Tuesday of the month following each quarter at 625 Court St, Room B001, Martinez, CA 94553. During COVID-19, Committee members will meet via online conferencing as permitted by Executive Order N-29-20 issued on March 17, 2020. Each meeting lasts approximately one hour. The Committee’s duties include reviewing and monitoring the County Treasurer’s annual investment policy, and ensuring an annual audit is conducted to determine the County Treasurer is in compliance with Government Code §§27130-27137. The annual audits, meeting agendas and minutes of the Committee are available online: www.contracosta.ca.gov/690/Treasury-Oversight-Committee.
Members of the Committee receive no compensation for their service. The Board of Supervisors will appoint the selected individual to complete the four-year term ending April 30, 2022.
Application forms can be obtained from the Clerk of the Board of Supervisors by calling (925) 335-1900 or by clicking on the following link: Application Form. Applications should be returned to the Clerk of the Board of Supervisors, County Administration Building, 1025 Escobar Street, 1st Floor, Martinez, CA 94553 no later than Friday, October 30, 2020 by 5 p.m. Interviews will be held at the IOC meeting, which will be conducted via Zoom on November 9, 2020 at 10:30 a.m. More information about the Treasury Oversight Committee can be obtained by visiting the Treasurer-Tax Collector’s website at www.contracosta.ca.gov/690/Treasury-Oversight-Committee.