The Behavioral Health Advisory Board is a five member advisory board to the Sierra County Board of Supervisors.
Current members are:
Sara Wright, Chair - Community Member Representative
Rebecca Kinkead, Vice Chair - Community Member Representative
James Beard - Board of Supervisors' Representative
Bryan Funk - Community Member Representative
Vacant - Community Member Receiving Services Representative
Sharon Dryden - Alternate Board of Supervisors' Representative
The time and dedication these individuals provide in advocating for appropriate community based Behavioral Health services is greatly appreciated.
To contact members of the Behavioral Health Advisory Board please contact Laurie Marsh at 530-993-6745 or Email
"The Sierra County Behavioral Health Advisory Board, in partnership with the Board of Supervisors, advocates for responsive services, within the Behavioral Health System, that are easily accessible, person and family centered, strength-based, recovery and wellness oriented, culturally proficient and cost effective. The Sierra County Behavioral Health Advisory Board provides the voice of informed perspectives on planning, policies, and procedures that impact the recovery, resiliency, and rights of the persons served, along with family members. The Sierra County Behavioral Health Advisory Board involves and educates the residents of Sierra County.
The next meeting is December 3, 2020. View Agenda