Issue 17.2019.05 - May 2019

As an attendee of 2019 Child Support Training Conference & Expo, you are receiving this complimentary edition. 

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State Budget Update - May 2019

By Greg Wilson, Executive Director, Child Support Directors Association

Increased Local Child Support Funding is still included There were no changes between the January budget and the May Revision… Read more.


Local Child Support Cost Efficiency Report

By Baljit Atwal, Director, Stanislaus County DCSS & CSDA Vice President of Board of Directors

It has been an amazing opportunity to work together on this document… Read more.


Federal Office Focus: OCSE’s Veterans & Military Liaison Network

By James Murray, Office of Child Support Enforcement (OCSE)

May gives us an annual opportunity to recognize the unwavering service of current and former military members and their families… Read more.

Truly B. Knox Award

Truly B. Knox Award

This year’s Truly B. Knox award recipient is David Kilgore, State Department of Child Support Services Director.

The Truly B. Knox Award is considered to be the highest award for service to the child support program… Read more.


Mission Accomplished! Scholarship Recipients' Viewpoint

2019 Child Support Training Conference & Expo was a success! Here are a few viewpoints from some of our Scholarship recipients: … Read more.


Legal Corner - May 2019

By Colin Anderson, Lead Attorney, Yolo County DCSS

On Monday, April 29, 2019, the Child Support Directors Association (CSDA) through the organization of Legal Practices Committee (LPC) Co-Chair Gina Johnston, held its annual Managing Attorney Forum… Read more.


Meet Your Peer

Lisa Dugan

Regional Director, North Coast Regional DCSS (Humboldt & Trinity Counties)

When I think of the influences that have shaped me, I think of my parents… Read more.


Upcoming CSDA Events


2019 Leadership Institute

August 19 - 23, 2019 - Registration Opens in June

We are looking forward to holding this year’s Leadership Institute at the Granlibakken on the North Shore of Lake Tahoe… Read more.

National Attorney College

San Diego, Ca - September 23 - 26, 2019

Registration opens in June


2019 Policy Symposium Recap

The ideas that came from the thoughtful and committed group of citizens who gathered at the 2019 CSDA Policy Symposium ranged from a radical helicopter ride into the future, to… Read more.


People on the Move - May 2019

Who’s going where? This is a great opportunity to let us know who is promoting and or joining your organization. These are their new positions… Read more.


Other Upcoming Events


NTCSA Training Conference

Temecula, CA - June 23-27, 2019


NCSEA Leadership Symposium

Minneapolis, MN - August 11-14, 2019


This is your newsletter. We want to hear from you!

What would you like to see included, what would be most helpful, what would make this a look-forward-to publication? Also, share with your peers and fellow child support industry professionals your good works. If you have done something within your county that you are proud of, have some promotionsRead more.


2018 Child Support Attorney Sourcebook


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Also available at a discount the 2017 Child Support Attorney Sourcebook now with supplement material.