Ticketed Meal Functions

CSBA is proud to offer several meal function options during AEC. Please read below for information regarding our meal function policy, costs, and speaker programs.

Meal Function Policy
Meal functions require an additional ticket to be purchased in advance. Tickets will not be sold the day of the meal function. Meals will not be provided to guests without a ticket.

Breakfasts: $55         
Luncheons & CSBA Golden Bell Awards Reception and Ceremony: $79

All meal function pricing reflects the current cost passed on to CSBA by the hotel.

Meal functions will be held at the Marriott Marquis San Diego Marina unless otherwise noted.


Thursday, November 30

Noon – 1:15 p.m. 

California Suburban School Districts Association Luncheon
Speaker: Patrick M. Shields, Executive Director, Learning Policy Institute

Urban School Districts Luncheon

Speakers: Michael Matsuda, Superintendent, Anaheim Union HSD; Manuel Colon, Chief Academic Officer, Educational Services, Anaheim Union HSD; Lisa Levasseur, Administrator Family and Community Engagement, Elk Grove USD; Al Jabbar, Board Member, Anaheim Union HSD; Thu Chung, Executive Director, San Francisco USD; Shamann Walton, Board Member, San Francisco USD; Bobbie Singh-Allen, Board Member, Elk Grove USD

Small School Districts Luncheon
Speaker: Jenny Betz, School Climate Specialist, WestEd

California Latino School Boards Association (CLSBA) Luncheon
Speakers: Elodia Ortega-Lampkin, Assistant Superintendent & CABE President; Martha Martinez, Superintendent & CALSA President; Lisa Gonzales, Superintendent & ACSA President; Dr. Barbara Flores, CLSBA President

4:00 – 5:15 p.m.

Student Board Member Ice Cream Social (San Diego Convention Center)*

5:00 – 7:00 p.m.
CSBA Golden Bell Awards Reception and Ceremony

Friday, December 1

7:00 – 8:15 a.m.

Asian Pacific Islander School Board Members Association Breakfast 
Speaker: Betty T. Yee, Controller of California

7:30 – 9:30 a.m.

California County Boards of Education Membership Meeting & Breakfast
Speaker: Amanda Dickey, Director, California County Superintendents Educational Services Association (CCSESA)

Noon – 1:15 p.m.

California Association of Black School Educators Luncheon
Speaker: Joe Sanberg, Founder, CalEITC4Me

California Council of School Attorneys (CCSA) Luncheon
Speaker: Sonja H. Trainor, Program Director, NSBA Council of School Attorneys

ACSA Superintendents Luncheon
Speaker: Councilmember Sal Tinajero, Santa Ana City Council

CSBA Legislative Network Luncheon
Speaker: Assemblymember Monique Limon, State of California

Student Board Member Networking Luncheon (San Diego Convention Center)*

Saturday, December 2

7:00 – 8:15 a.m.

CSBA/California Women Lead Breakfast
Speaker: Sunne Wright McPeak, CEO Emerging Technologies Fund

Fellowship Breakfast
Speakers: Matt Battaglia, Producer, Actor, Athlete; Carlos Nicasio, FCA South Bay Area Rep.

*Fee is $55 for students' chaperone. This ice cream social is included in the student board member registration.