Meeting Body Information
Name:  EARLY CHILDHOOD CARE AND EDUCATION COMMITTEE
Meeting Time:  8:00 AM
Meeting Location:  215 Martin Luther King, Jr. Blvd. Room 260 (Madison Municipal Building)
Description:  Madison General Ordinance Section 33.16 (7) - Advise and make recommendations to the Community Services Committee and to the Office of Community Services on policy and guidelines for the Madison Child Care Program; duties include, but shall not be limited to: evaluating programs and assessing community needs; establishing eligibility criteria for approved child care centers, tuition aid, grants and loans; and implementing the Child Care Program. The committee shall conduct hearings and make determinations in appeals from actions of of the Community Services Supervisor pursuant to Sec. 3.18(3)(c)3 of the Madison General Ordinances. (Title of body changed from board to commtitee per MGO Sec. 33.16(7), adopted 3-17-2009, effective 8-1-2009.) Per ORD-13-00161, File ID 30809 (effective 10-10-2013) - committee size decreased from an 11-person body to 9-person body, eliminating two Citizen Member positions. Also, two position titles changed: Day Care Service Consumer changed to Child Care Service Conumer and Day Care Worker changed to Child Care Worker.
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Current MemberTitleTerm
Denise DeMarb
appointed by Mayor/Council Confirms
Common Council Member4/16/2013 - 4/21/2015
Linda E. Benzschawel
appointed by Mayor/Council Confirms
Specialist in Child Care Field12/13/2011 - 9/30/2014
Scott Peters
appointed by Mayor/Council Confirms
Specialist in Child Care Field8/3/2010 - 9/30/2016
Vacancy
appointed by Mayor/Council Confirms
Child Care Service Consumer9/6/2012 - 12/31/9999
Jennifer M. Dittrich-Templin
appointed by Mayor/Council Confirms
Child Care Worker3/5/2013 - 9/30/2014
Patricia A. Lasky
appointed by Mayor/Council Confirms
Citizen Member6/17/2003 - 9/30/2015
Diane B. Adams
appointed by Mayor/Council Confirms
Citizen Member10/7/2008 - 9/30/2016
Karalyn A. Kratowicz
appointed by Mayor/Council Confirms
Citizen Member3/5/2013 - 9/30/2015
Muriel Simms
appointed by Mayor/Council Confirms
Citizen Member10/18/2011 - 9/30/2016
Past MemberTitleTerm
Nicole K. Anderson 1/5/2010 - 9/5/2012
Brian Benford 4/15/2003 - 1/25/2006
Shiva Bidar-Sielaff 4/21/2009 - 4/18/2011
Joanne E. Brown 3/3/1998 - 3/3/2008
Joanne E. Brown 3/4/2008 - 11/11/2010
Andrea J. Dearlove 5/4/2004 - 4/17/2006
Andrea J. Dearlove 4/18/2006 - 3/5/2008
Lynn E. Edlefson 6/3/2008 - 7/30/2011
Joan L. Ershler 9/6/2005 - 2/21/2006
Nicholas M. Glass 9/19/2000 - 9/21/2005
Michael B. Jacob
appointed by Mayor/Council Confirms
Citizen Member6/6/2006 - 9/16/2013
Alyssa C. Kenney 5/4/2004 - 1/18/2005
Brenda K. Konkel 2/21/2006 - 4/20/2009
Tracy K. Kuczenski 11/8/2005 - 4/30/2009
Erica M. Laughlin 6/17/2003 - 8/22/2006
Heidi Lauhon 2/1/2005 - 2/21/2006
Christine E. Lidbury 8/2/2005 - 2/4/2008
Joanna R. Parker 6/3/2008 - 4/30/2011
Matthew J. Phair 9/15/2009 - 9/23/2009
Kathleen B. Raschke 7/2/1996 - 4/30/2010
Celsa G. Rodriguez 11/17/2009 - 4/30/2012
Richard C. Schultz 3/29/2005 - 4/30/2010
Vacancy
appointed by Mayor/Council Confirms
 2/2/2012 - 3/4/2013
Vacancy
appointed by Mayor/Council Confirms
Citizen Member5/1/2012 - 3/4/2013
Vacancy
appointed by Mayor/Council Confirms
Citizen Member5/1/2012 - 10/10/2013
Vacancy
appointed by Mayor/Council Confirms
Citizen Member9/17/2013 - 10/10/2013
William C. Weeden 9/18/2007 - 5/20/2008
Anita Weier
appointed by Mayor/Council Confirms
Common Council Member4/19/2011 - 4/15/2013
Bev A. Willer 6/3/2008 - 7/8/2009
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