Citizens Advisory Committee

The Citizens Advisory Committee is a committee appointed by the Board of Directors to provide recommendations to the Board in the areas of District operations, park design, projects and programs. This committee meets on the first Monday quarterly at 6:30 pm in March, June, September and December.


Appointed CAC members can serve up to (2) two-year terms.

To apply, please submit a CAC Application or for additional information please call (510) 881-6700.  The application deadline for 2021-2022 CAC Terms is December 31, 2020.

Agendas & Minutes


Agendas are available prior to the meetings. Minutes are available following approval. 
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2020 Meeting Dates

Monday, March 9, 2020
6:30 pm
District Office
Monday, June 8, 2020
6:30 pm
District Office
Monday, September 14, 2020
6:30 pm
District Office
Monday, December 14, 2020
6:30 pm
District Office



The following individuals are members of the CAC along with the year their term expires:
 Name  Term Expires
Donna Lee Bell 12/31/21 Member
David Berke
12/31/21 Member
Evelyn Cormier 12/31/20 Member
Megan Goodwin-Germano 12/31/20 Member
Wesley Lightfoot 12/31/20 Member
Alyse Lui 12/31/21 Member
Hayes Morehouse
 12/31/21 Member
Suzanne Philis 12/31/20 Member
Bernice M. Rodrigues
12/31/21 Member
Cindy Torres 12/31/21 Member
Betty Van Sweringen
12/31/20 Member
Louis M. Andrade
12/31/20 District Board Rep.
Carol A. Perira
12/31/20 District Board Rep.


In March of 2007, the Hayward Area Recreation and Park District Board of Directors proposed the reformation of the district wide CAC. The committee serves in an advisory capacity to the Board of Directors and includes members from various communities throughout the district.