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Human Resources Department

Commission on the Status of Women

Get Involved

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YOU Have a Voice!

In partnership with you — the women of Sonoma County — we represent your needs, issues, and concerns to our local government officials to ensure that women's issues are in the forefront when considering policy and actions that will affect women on local, state, and national levels. 

More details including authority, vacancies, duties, membership composition, compensation and terms


Application Process

  • We recommend that you start out by attending one of our Commission's monthly meetings.
  • Commissioners are appointed by their respective Supervisors and serve for a 2-year term.
  • Commissioners are expected to attend monthly meetings and work on at least one Commission ad hoc committee or project.


Call us at (707) 565-2693

Volunteers are members of the public who work with the Commission by serving on one of the Commission's project work groups, advisory boards, and/or helping with a special event.