Area D (Central Coast)

Area D is made of 6 counties and boasts ten out of the twenty-one California Missions. It is the home of the Ronald Reagan Presidential Library and the Artichoke Capital of the world - Castroville. Come check us out!

Upcoming Area D Conferences:

Area D Northern Student Conference

Date: Tuesday, September 22, 2020
Location: Salinas Community Center 
940 N Main St, Salinas, CA 93906
Time: 9:00 AM - 1:30 PM
Registration Start Time: 8:30 AM

Area D Advisor Conference

Date: Saturday, September 26, 2020
Location: Pioneer Valley High School
675 Panther Dr, Santa Maria, CA 93454
Time: 9:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Registration Start Time: 8:15 AM

Area D Central Student Conference

Date: Tuesday, September 29, 2020
Location: Santa Maria Fairpark
937 S Thornburg St, Santa Maria, CA 93458
Time: 9:00 AM – 1:30 PM
Registration Start Time: 8:30 AMArea D Northern Student Conference

Area D Southern Student Conference

Date: Tuesday, November 3, 2020
Location: Ventura Fairgrounds
10 W Harbor Blvd, Ventura, CA 93001
Time: 9:00 AM – 1:30 PM
Registration Start Time: 8:30 AM

Leadership Development Days

Led by educators with more than 10,000 hours in leadership training experience, Leadership Development Days provide opportunities for elementary, middle school, and high school students to become inspired and contribute to the betterment of their campus and communities.

The day-long event utilizes experiential learning activities to unite students and develop lifelong skills. The curriculum is centered around learning effective communication, cultural competencies, connecting to others, individualism vs. collectivism, expanding the leadership base, perseverance, and courage to become the best version of yourself.

CADA has gone paperless with our registrations! You now can register online and register with a credit card or check. Check payment needs to be received 1 week prior to the event. No POs. No refunds.

 Below is the Leadership Development Days in Area D. For a complete list please visit the calendar or Leadership Development Days

 Date  Location/Registration
 April 24, 2020  Santa Cruz High School - HS Delegates


Area D Coordinator
Lisa Walters


Area Council (excel)
Area D Council Members


AREA D Coordinator

Your area will be electing an Area Coordinator at Annual CADA Convention. If you are eligible and interested in running for Area Coordinator please complete the ‘Notice of Intent to Run” form and email to the CADA Immediate Past President at by January 1, 2020.

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