Join the Behavioral Health Board

The County of Santa Clara Behavioral Health Board (BHB) has three open seats in the following districts;   

  • District 3 Seat 07 (Lee) Appointee shall be a consumer of mental health services
  • District 2 Seat 13 (Chavez) – Appointee shall be a consumer of mental health services
  • District 4 Seat 16 (Ellenberg) – Appointee shall be a consumer of mental health services

 If you are interested in serving, please review the Behavioral Health Board Bylaws document and send a completed application including a signed indication of availability and consent form acknowledging that the information in the completed application will be shared with the County Board of Supervisors, the members of the Behavioral Health Board, and the BHB Liaison Team. 

The application can be submitted to the Office of the Clerk of the Board at the contact information to the right.  Receipt of your application will be acknowledged, and the information provided will be shared with the County Board of Supervisors for consideration. 

At the time you apply, the BHB may be  recruiting to fill seats reflecting required categories. However, even if the BHB is not recruiting for a seat in which you are eligible, you are encouraged to apply.   Your application will remain on file for 2 years from the date of submission. 

Please submit the completed application via email to [email protected] or mail to:

County of Santa Clara
Clerk of the Board of Supervisors
Attn: Records Unit
70 W. Hedding Street
East Wing, 10th Floor
San Jose, CA 95110


If you have questions relating to membership and the appointment process, please contact the Behavioral Health Board Liaison Team at [email protected]

 

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