Bridging the Digital Divide

A Ninth District PTA Webinar

Wednesday, October 27, 10 am to Noon

Admission to the webinar is free.

Join us as we explore the digital divide facing our community. 

Learn about the current efforts underway to provide for digital equity and inclusion in San Diego and Imperial Counties and further opportunities to pursue in the future.

What can school districts, PTAs and parents do to partner with cities, telecom providers and other stakeholders to bridge the digital divide?  

All are welcome to attend.

Spanish interpretation will be available.

Webinar Speakers


  • Melanie Nutter, Principal, Nutter Consulting


  • Jason Anderson, President & CEO, Cleantech San Diego
  • Jim Madaffer, CEO, Madaffer Enterprises, Inc.


  • Shahriar Afshar, Tech Podcaster
  • Dennis Gakunga, Chief Sustainability Officer, City of Chula Vista
  • Chéri R Pierre, Chief Executive Officer, Computers 2 Kids
  • David Miyashiro, Ed.D., Superintendent, Cajon Valley Union School District
  • Shalini Vajjhala, PhD, Executive Director, San Diego Regional Policy & Innovation
  • David Graham, Chief Innovation Officer, City of Carlsbad