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Training Steering Committee

The Training Steering Committee is the decision making body for the Division of Child Welfare Training System Academy. The Steering Committee provides continuous evaluation of the training program, reviews the training needs of the state, provides direction for standardized training, creates and integrates statutes, policies, and practices into statewide training.

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Agendas and Minutes
Name Position on board Entity being represented

Francis Agyakwa

Co-chair CDHS, Division of Child Welfare
Learning and Development Supervisor
Swathi Sekhar Voting member CDHS Finance/Budget Representative

Caire Kroll

Voting member State Administrative Review Division

Laura Carter-Beck

Voting member State Child Welfare Program Representative


Voting member Foster Parent Representative
Vacant Voting member Guardian ad Litem
Vacant Voting member Court Appointed Special Advocate Representative
Vacant Voting member

Family Members 

Vacant Voting member County Commissioner

Andrew Lorensen

Voting member County Director

John Frullo

Voting member County Director

Ralph Parson

Voting member County Director Representatives 

Nicole Brown

Co-chair/voting member County Program Director 

Becky Maybury

Voting member County Training Director Representative
Vacant Voting member County Program Representatives
Angela Parker Voting member County Training Director Representative
Joanne O’Callaghan Voting member County Training Director Representatives
Liz Hoffman Voting member County Training Director Representatives 
Greg Johnson Voting member County Budget/Finance Representative
Christy Van Gassbeek Voting member Office of Respondent Parent Council, Representatives 
Michelle Jensen  Voting member Office of the Child’s Representative