STAKEHOLDER SUMMIT of THE SOBERING CENTER
October 7, 2022
9:00 A.M. – 12:00 P.M.
Lifeworks Sooch Foundation Youth & Family Resource Center
835 N. Pleasant Valley Road
Austin, TX 78702
Citizens intending to speak must sign up with the Sobering Center by 8:30 a.m. the day of scheduled meeting. Registration can be completed by emailing AFrank@soberingcenter.org. Citizen communication on agenda related action items will be allowed after an item’s presentation has been made. Each speaker will be given a designated amount of time to speak set by the board chair. Non-agenda related citizen communication will take place before discussion of the first agenda item.
CURRENT BOARD MEMBERS:
Chair: Jana Ortega
Vice-Chair: Dr. Christopher Ziebell
Secretary: Jessica Palvino
Treasurer: Anwar Sophy
Past Chair: Vacant
Director: Jimmy Anderson
Director: Hon. Selena Alvarenga
Director: Hon. Larry Wallace Jr.
Director: Ana Marie Cox
Director: Council Member Kathie Tovo
Director: Commissioner Margaret Gomez
Director: Dr. Chad Hooten
Ex-Officio: Travis County Judge Andy Brown (designee: Vicki Ashley)
Ex-Officio: Austin City Manager, Spencer Cronk (designee: Asst. City Manager Rey Arellano)
Ex-Officio: Austin Chief of Police Joseph Chacon (designee: Asst. Chief Jeff Greenwalt)
Ex-Officio: Austin-Travis County Chief of EMS Robert Luckritz
Ex-Officio: Austin Public Health Director Adrienne Sturrup
Ex-Officio: Travis County Sheriff Sally Hernandez
NOTICE OF MEETING
The Sobering Center serving Austin Travis County also known as the Sobriety Center, created and organized by the City of Austin and Travis County as a local government corporation pursuant to Texas Transportation Code, Chapter 431, will convene a public meeting on Friday, October 7, 2022 at Lifeworks Sooch Foundation Youth & Family Resource Center, 835 N. Pleasant Valley Rd, Austin, Texas.
To register for this event go to the following Eventbrite link: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/412479987747
CALL TO ORDER
PUBLIC COMMUNICATION: GENERAL
- Discussion of Sobering Center Strategic Plan
The City of Austin is committed to compliance with the American with Disabilities Act. Reasonable modifications and equal access to communications will be provided upon request. Meeting locations are planned with wheelchair access. If requiring Sign Language Interpreters or alternative formats, please give notice at least 2 days (48 hours) before the meeting date. Please call at Amy Frank, at (512)-957-1900, for additional information; TTY users route through Relay Texas at 711.
For more information on the Sobering Center Board of Directors, please contact Amy Frank, at (512)-957-1900.