2023 Board Secretary / Clerk Conference

Earn Your Certificate OR Take Advanced Track Sessions for Returning Attendees!

New sessions and speakers added each year!

Whether you are a new or an experienced board secretary/clerk, continuing education is essential to keeping current on the many aspects of your job. In an effort to expand educational opportunities for this important position in special districts and to provide an opportunity to recognize individuals who invest the time in becoming trained in the various components of the job, CSDA created this certificate program. The Board Secretary/Clerk Certificate has become the gold standard for special district board secretaries and clerks throughout California. We invite you to participate as a first-time attendee to earn your certificate and come back year after year to advance your knowledge of special districts through new and exciting breakout sessions tailored for you.

Eligible for SDRMA Credit Incentive Points.

REMINDER – first time attendees need to complete all first time sessions and keynote (until 4 pm on Wednesday) in order to receive their certificate.

$575 Early/$625 SDRMA Member*
$625 Early / $675 CSDA Member
$935 Early / $1,010 Non-member
Early bird registration is available through October 5, 2023
SDRMA property/liability and/or workers’ comp members – please contact [email protected] for SDRMA member pricing before registering.

Interested in Exhibiting/Sponsoring?  Check out all of the opportunities and register here.

Need help paying for this Conference? Scholarship funds are available from the Special District Leadership Foundation (SDLF). There's no district budget limit and you do not need to be a CSDA member to receive funds.
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Embassy Suites Monterey Bay Seaside
1441 Canyon Del Rey
Seaside, CA 93955

This is the conference location and host hotel. The CSDA room reservation cut-off has passed. Check here for current availability.


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Cancellation Policy:
Cancellations must be in writing and received by CSDA no later than October 5, 2023 at 5:00 p.m. All cancellations received by this date will be refunded less a $75 cancellation fee. There will be no refunds for cancellations made after October 5, 2023. Substitutions are acceptable and must be done in writing no later than October 27, 2023 at 5:00 p.m. Please submit any cancellation notice or substitution requests to [email protected] or fax to 916-520-2465.
11/6/2023 - 11/8/2023
Embassy Suites Monterey Bay Seaside 1441 Canyon Del Rey Seaside, CA 93955 UNITED STATES
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