Solano County Tobacco Education Coalition (TEC)

The Tobacco Education Coalition (TEC) has led tobacco-free advocacy efforts in Solano County since 1990. The TEC advises the Tobacco Prevention and Education Program, and Coalition members are critically involved in tobacco prevention projects as active participants and leaders.

2013 Volunteer of the Year is Anquanitte Ortega

The Solano County Tobacco Education Coalition has a long-standing tradition of recognizing a member who has shown exceptional dedication and commitment to our mission of reducing tobacco use and its negative impact on our community. Starting in 1994, the Les Ross memorial "Volunteer of the Year" award has been presented in memory of Les, a volunteer who was an incredible force on our Coalition.

Volunteer of the Year Anquanitte Ortega

Anquanitte Ortega, (left) receiving the Volunteer of the Year award plaque, with Annette Balter of the Tobacco Prevention & Education Program.

The 2013 Volunteer of the Year recipient is Anquanitte Ortega who, a Senior Health Education Specialist with Solano County, She provided hours of volunteer time in public testimony, letter writing and report review on behalf of the Tobacco Education Coalition.  

TEC Co-Chairs for 2014  -   Arthur Camargo and Evelyn Williams           

      Arthur Camargo                     Evelyn Williams

TEC Meetings

The Solano County Tobacco Education Coalition meets quarterly in January, April, July and October. All meetings are open to the public and new members are always welcome. TEC meetings are held at the Solano County Health and Social Services Department, Conference Room 1, at 275 Beck Avenue, Fairfield. 

The 2014 meetings are: the Annual Meeting luncheon, 12-2 p.m. January 28; and quarterly meetings on the fourth Tuesday of the following months at  3:30-5:00 p.m.: April 22; July 22; and October 21. Please contact Felicia Flores-Workman to RSVP and for additional information.


Provided below are items that may be of interest to members are prospective members.  If you have any questions regarding the Solano County Tobacco Education Coalition, please contact Felicia Flores-Workman at 707-784-8901.



Mission:  To reduce tobacco use and reduce exposure to secondhand smoke in Solano County.

Solano County
Health & Social Services
275 Beck Ave.
Fairfield, CA 94533

Contact Our Team
.Felicia Flores-Workman
  Project Director

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