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.
Check out the Board Secretary / Clerk Conference Brochure here for all the details, including schedule!
Eligible for SDRMA Credit Incentive Points.
$550 Early/$625 SDRMA Member
$600 Early / $675 CSDA Member
$900 Early / $1,010 Non-member
Early bird registration is available through October 7, 2022
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.
HOTEL ROOM RESERVATIONS:
Room reservations at the Embassy Suites within the CSDA room block are available here
at the rates starting at $169 plus tax. The room block is extremely limited at this time. If the CSDA room block rate is sold out, you can reserve thru the link provided at the current market rate. The room reservation cut-off is October 7, 2022; however, space is limited and may sell out before this date. NOTE: the "destination fee" shows up when making your reservation but our group is not subject to that fee. The CSDA room rate does include complimentary parking and guest room internet.
Hampton Inn Monterey
2401 Del Monte Ave, Monterey, CA 93940
To reserve at a discounted rate, please call (831) 373-7100 and identify yourself as an attendee of the CSDA Board Secretary/Clerk Conference or reserve here
for the Conference dates to obtain the $149+tax rate. Rate includes complimentary parking, breakfast, and wireless Internet access. The Hampton Inn Monterey is across the street and down the block from the Embassy Suites Seaside – about ¼ of a mile. It is an easy walk along a scenic lakeside trail, with a safe crosswalk at a major intersection to cross the street.
Other hotel option is Holiday Inn Express at Monterey Bay
(next door to Embassy Suites). We don't have a room block with them but their current rate is competitive.
Cancellations must be in writing and received by CSDA no later than October 7, 2022 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 7, 2022. Substitutions are acceptable and must be done in writing no later than October 28, 2022 at 5:00 p.m. Please submit any cancellation notice or substitution requests to firstname.lastname@example.org
or fax to 916-520-2465.