Andrea Porter, Senior Executive Assistant and Clerk of the Board

A team member at CBHDA since October 2007, Andrea is the liaison to members for Governing Board, All Member and the Executive Committee meetings.  She is integral in member communication, prepares meeting agendas and tracks meeting follow-up, manages association adherence to the CBHDA Bylaws, and ensures proper record-keeping for all board meetings.  She oversees the CBHDA member website, manages the Association calendar and provides staff support services and training.  Andrea provides back-up to the Director of Finance and Operation as needed for IT systems, office management and human resources.  She researches, analyzes data and develops reports for special projects and provides conference planning and project management for the yearly Strategic Planning Meetings and assists with the Behavioral Health Policy Forums.  Andrea enjoys interacting with the CBHDA members and in supporting the important work on behalf of the county behavioral health directors in California.


Phone: (916) 556-3477 ext. 1105


Previous Employers

Andrea has over 30 years of business experience in the hospitality industry, sales and marketing and in small business management.


Awards/Achievements/Community Service

National Council Mental Health First Aid USA Course, 2015

Volunteer at River City Christian Worship and Homeless Outreach Projects


CBHDA Committees

Executive Committee

Governing Board

All Members