How can I get involved in local efforts to prevent tobacco use?

Join the Orange County Tobacco Education Coalition!

What we do:

Our mission is to reduce the use of tobacco and non-cessation nicotine (including electronic delivery systems) and to reduce exposure to secondhand smoke and vapor in Orange County.

2020 OCTEC Meetings:
  • May 19th from 10:00 a.m. – 11:30 a.m. (Virtual Meeting)

  • July 21st from 10:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.

  • September 15th from 10:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.

  • November 17th from 10:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.

    1725 W. 17th St, Bldg 1729 E, Santa Ana, CA 92706

    Orange County Health Care Agency, Public Health Learning Center

How to contact us:

  • Ryan Crowdis, Chair: (714) 966-4451 or rcrowdis@ocde.us
  • Samantha Kelley, Vice Chair: (323) 528-6215 or skelley@ocde.us
  • Shakia Jackson, Tobacco Use Prevention Program: (714) 834-4545 or shjackson@ochca.com