This conference content is based on CSDA’s Special District Leadership Academy (SDLA) groundbreaking, curriculum-based continuing education program, which recognizes the necessity for the board and general manager to work closely toward a common goal. SDLA provides the knowledge base to perform essential governance responsibilities and is designed for both new and experienced special district board members.

Attend for the first time and complete all four modules of the Special District Leadership Academy:

  • Governance Foundations
  • Setting Direction/Community Leadership
  • Board’s Role in Human Resources
  • Board’s Role in Finance and Fiscal Accountability
Already completed the academy? Take a deep dive into common opportunities and challenges facing special districts by registering for the advanced track.

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Lake Tahoe Resort Hotel - Lake Tahoe
September 26 – 29, 2021 - Lake Tahoe

Lake Tahoe Resort Hotel
4130 Lake Tahoe Blvd
South Lake Tahoe, CA 96150

Hotel Information 
Room reservations are available at the Lake Tahoe Resort Hotel at the rate of $139 (king standard) or $159 (two queen) plus tax and resort fee.  The link to reserve rooms will be emailed out upon registration.  The room reservation cut-off is September 3, 2021; however, space is limited and may sell out before this date.

Cancellations must be in writing and received by CSDA no later than September 10, 2021 at 5:00 p.m.

All cancellations received by this date will be refunded less a $75 cancellation fee. There will be no refunds for cancellations made after September 10, 2021. Substitutions are acceptable and must be done in writing no later than September 17, 2021 at 5:00 p.m. Please submit any cancellation notice or substitution requests to meganh@csda.net or fax to 916-520-2465.

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