Administrative Committee

The CTF-AC functions, pursuant to Public Utilities Code Section 280(a), to advise the Commission regarding the development, implementation, and administration of a program to advance universal service by providing discounted rates for telecommunications services to qualifying schools, libraries, hospitals, health clinics, and community organizations, and to carry out the program under the Commission's direction, control, and approval.


The charter for the CTF-AC is available by clicking here: CTF-AC Charter.

CTF-AC Members:

Representative Primary Alternate
Education Sector Geoff Belleau, California Department of Education Alison Dias, California Department of Education
Public Library Sector Jarrid Keller, Sacramento Public Library - Committee Co-Chair Josh Chisom, California State Library
Public Hospitals/Clinics Vacant Vacant
Rural Clinics/ Telemedicine Vacant
Community Based Organization Sean McLaughlin, Access Humboldt ( - Committee Chair Vacant
Community Based Organization Vinhcent Le, Greenlining Casey McFall, Campaign for Social Justice
Local Exchange Carrier Saira Pasha, AT&T Vacant
Public Advocates Office Kate Beck, California Public Utilities Commission
Victor Smith, California Public Utilities Commission
Deaf/Hard of Hearing  Kenneth Rothschild Vacant

The nomination guidelines and process for filling vacancies in the CTF-AC is available by clicking here: Public Purpose Program Administrative Committee Nomination Process.