County Behavioral Health Directors Association of California

Representing the public behavioral health systems for California counties

Member Info and News

Governing Board


The Governing Board of the Association shall consist of the Association officers and all other members of the Executive Committee; all county and city members of the Association {the head of each local behavioral health authority, or the mental health and/or substance use authority (if there is not a behavioral health authority,) or her/his designee, shall be eligible for membership}; the chairs of each of the following Regional Committees: Bay Area, Superior California, Central California, Los Angeles and Southern California; one additional representative from the Los Angeles Region; and the chairs of each committee and/or work group.

Governing Board Documents

Governing Board Leadership

    • Suzanne Tavano, RN, PhD – CBHDA President
      Marin County

Staff Contacts

Governing Board Handouts (link)

CBHDA Calendar (link)