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SCI conducts live webinars in partnership with industry leaders.  We invite your questions and comments for live Q&A during each event.  These webinars are free and last about an hour.  Don't miss out on the chance to learn from top experts and have your questions answered!


Finding Funding to Fight the New Guys in Town: Aedes Aegypti and Aedes Albopictus

A Webinar for California Special Districts, Cities, and Counties providing Mosquito and Vector Control Services
Wednesday, April 12, 2017, 11:00 a.m. to Noon Register

This Webinar is designed specifically to introduce and educate staff and decision makers at mosquito and vector control agencies to the funding options available for Mosquito and Vector Control Services in California. This will be an interactive session providing an overview of the different funding mechanisms available to mosquito control agencies, and will offer ideas to successfully navigate through the political, financial, legal, and administrative requirements for a successful ballot measure.

An interactive Q&A session will follow the presentation.

John Bliss

John Bliss, P.E.

President, SCI Consulting Group

Specializes in assisting cities and other public agencies with public opinion research, fees, taxes and assessments and community outreach.
Mr. Bliss graduated from Brown University with a Bachelor of Science Degree in Engineering, and holds a Master's Degree in Civil Engineering from the University of California, Berkeley, where he was a Regents' Scholar. He is a licensed professional Civil Engineer in the State of California.

Maria Garcia-Adarve

Maria Garcia-Adarve

Senior Consultant, SCI Consulting Group

Maria Garcia-Adarve specializes in and leads new local revenue measure balloting projects and opinion research for SCI. Since 2000, she has been partnering with her clients through all the phases of new revenue projects and works hard to enable them to expand their services. Whether they need a new public facility or secured jobs for vital public service providers, she is committed to helping people and communities. Maria often takes on challenging projects where she often develops good friendships with her clients. Her past experiences, in human resources and in the banking industry, enhance her ability to lead some of the largest projects for SCI.
Maria graduated with honors from the University of Phoenix, with a Bachelor of Science degree in Business and Information Systems.



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