Context, structure, and funding of realignment in California
307 Realignment 101: The Basics of 1991 and 2011 Realignments - Day 1
Confused about Realignment and how it all started? This course examines the history and rationale for establishing Realignment in 1991; why programs were included, what was learned, and the expansion to realignment in 2011 – all updated with program and funding changes through 2020. Instructors will present a high-level overview of Realignment by examining the establishment of the 1991 Realignment and discusses details of the impacts on health and human services and behavioral health programs, funding, and the current status of changes. In addition, the course explores the 2011 Realignment, – changes impacting 1991 Realignment, and the funding impacts. For a highly comprehensive study of the mechanics and the inner workings of the 1991-2011 Realignment be sure to register for 307 Realignment 101: The Basics of 1991 and 2011 Realignments - Day 2.
Instructors: Diane Cummins served as a Special Assistant to the Governor for state and local finances and has worked in both the executive and legislative branches on the budget; Robert Manchia, San Mateo County Chief Financial Officer; Ardee Apostol, Acting Assistant Finance Director, San Diego County Health and Human Services Agency; Monica Bentley, Assistant Director of Finance, Riverside County Department of Public Social Services; and Josh Gauger, Administration of Justice Legislative Representative, California State Association of Counties.