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The California Cut Flower Commission Government Relations Committee mission is to develop and execute an achievable government relations program to monitor and inform governmental and regulatory bodies of their impact upon the California cut flower and greens industry. The committee also presents facts to, and negotiates with, government agencies on matters which affect cut flowers and/or cut greens.
CCFC is actively monitoring the issues below. Click on the subjects to learn more.

Governmental Affairs Focus Areas:



  • Immigration Reform
  • Trade Policy
  • Farm Bill 



State Senators & Assembly Members for Flower Growing Counties - (.xls file)

2010 Governmental Relations Committee members:

Chair, June Van Wingerden
Ocean Breeze International, District 3

Hans Brand
B&H Flowers, District 3

David Van Wingerden
Westland Floral, District 3

Lane DeVries
The Sun Valley Group, District 1

Michelle Castellano
Mellano & Co., District 4

Diana Roy
Resendiz Brothers Protea Growers., District 4

Frank Siri
CallaCo, District 2

Sam Frye
Public Member