Date of Formation: December 17, 1946

Enabling Legislation: Section 32000 et seq. of the CA Health and Safety Code

Services Provided: Funding community based health initiatives and programs through grants funded by property tax revenue, profit sharing revenue from Sequoia Hospital and other revenues. 

Area: 13 square miles

Population: 215,000 (as of 1990)

Sphere of Influence: Transitional

Communities Served: Atherton, Belmont, Menlo Park, Portola Valley, Woodside, Foster City, Redwood City, San Carlos, and unincorporated areas

Board of Directors

Sequoia Healthcare District is governed by a five-member board of directors elected to four-year terms.

Board Member Term Ending
Aaron Nayfack 2022
Arthur J. Faro 2022
Ivan Martinez 2024
Jerry Shefren 2022
Kim Griffin 2024

The board of directors meets regularly the first Wednesday of even-numbered months (February, April, etc.). Special meetings are scheduled as needed.

Meetings are held at the District Offices, 525 Veterans Boulevard, Redwood City, CA 94063.

Meeting time is 4:30 pm unless otherwise noted in the agenda. Future agendas are posted at least 72 hours prior to regular meetings and 24 hours prior to special meetings.

Health Care
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Sequoia Healthcare District
District Offices:
525 Veterans Boulevard
Redwood City, CA 94063Get Directions
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General Inquiries: (650) 421-2155 Phone: (650) 421-2155, Ext. 202 Fax: (650) 421-2159 Email: