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Policy Committee Meeting for Upstream Investments

Date: August 19, 2022

Time: 8:00 - 10:00 a.m.

Webinar Information:

Via Zoom: 
Meeting ID: 846 4208 1450
Password: 230579

Registration Required: No

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Welcome, Agenda, Minutes – ACTION ITEMS 

  • Approve minutes from May 20, 2022 meeting
  • Approve teleconferencing for November 18, 2022 meeting

Elece Hempel


Committee Business – ACTION ITEM

  •  Welcome new members 
  • Policy Committee Bylaw Amendments 
  • Policy Committee Membership Nominations

Kellie Noe


Honoring Upstream’s Portfolio Review Committee

Oscar Chavez

B.J. Bischoff


Standing Updates

  • Portrait of Sonoma County Agenda for Action 
  • American Rescue Plan Act Funding

Oscar Chavez


RBA in Action: Upstream Work Plan: Performance Measures and Data Development Plan

Kellie Noe


Blue Zone Projects: A national strategy implemented locally 

  • Presentation by Elece Hempel and Ramona Faith, “Our Purpose: To empower everyone, everywhere to live better, longer
  • Collective Conversation & Brainstorm

Elece Hempel Ramona Faith


Public Comment




Upstream Investments Policy Committee 2022 Meetings via Zoom 
Feb. 18, May 20, Aug. 19 & Nov. 18

Agenda and Materials: Agendas and most supporting materials are available on this calendar. Due to legal, copyright, privacy or policy considerations, not all materials are posted online. Materials that are not posted are available for public inspection during normal business hours at the Upstream Investments office.

Disabled Accommodation: If you have a disability which requires an accommodation, an alternative format, or requires another person to assist you while attending this meeting, please contact (707) 565-8797 as soon as possible to ensure arrangements for accommodation.