Welcome to Region 6

ACSA Region 6 represents School Administrators from Alameda and Contra Costa counties. ACSA serves educational leaders in the pursuit of equity and excellence to meet the diverse needs of all California students. Region 6 has local charters that meet regularly to support administrators in our region.

Congratulations to Region 6 2018 Administrators of the Year

All these outstanding leaders will be recognized at the Region 6 Awards Dinner on the evening of Thursday, June 21 at our annual conference. Join us as we honor these dedicated school leaders. Register now!

Parvin Ahmadi, Castro Valley USD
Julie Duncan, Tri-Valley ROP
Arlando Smith, New Haven USD
Janet Schulze, Pittsburg USD (Region Winner)


Secondary Principal
Paul Mansingh, West Contra Costa USD (Region Winner)


Middle Grades Principal
Jon Ovick, Brentwood Union SD
Matthew Burnham, West Contra Costa USD
Sheryl Sweeney, Dublin USD (Region Winner)


Elementary Principal
Amy Wallace, Brentwood Union SD
Shari Johnston, Livermore Valley Joint USD
Deborah Meylan, Antioch USD
Lorianne Ventura, Dublin USD (Region Winner)


Central Office Administrator
Kelly Quinn, Byron Union ESD
Kirby Hoy, San Ramon Valley USD
Sherri Beetz, Castro Valley USD
Lynn Mackey, Contra Costa COE
Julio Franco, West Contra Costa USD (Region Winner)


Secondary Co-Administrator
Jesse Hansen, Castro Valley USD
Hugh Bursch, Liberty Union HSD
Allison Huie, West Contra Costa USD
Jennifer Friesen, Pleasanton USD (Region Winner)


Elementary Co-Administrator
Kristen Candaux, Dublin USD (Region Winner)


Classified Leader
Sandra Cattarusa, San Ramon Valley USD
Julio Arroyo, West Contra Costa USD
Jackie Carvajal, Antioch USD (Region Winner)


Confidential Employee
Aimee Cayere, Castro Valley USD (Region Winner)


Personnel Human Resources Administrator
Norma Gonzales, Pittsburg USD
Cheryl Cotton, West Contra Costa USD (Region Winner)


Adult Education Administrator
Beth Cutter, Pleasanton USD (Region Winner)


Special Education Administrator
Bryan Cassin, Mt. Diablo USD
Kevin Nazario, West Contra Costa USD (Region Winner)


Business Services Administrator
Bill Clark, Contra Costa COE
Cindy Peterson, Oakley Union SD
Micaela Ochoa, Pleasanton USD (Region Winner)


Curriculum & Instruction Administrator
Michael Bowen, Brentwood (Region Winner)


Continuation/Ed Options Administrator
Amy Brown, Tri-Valley ROP
Ilene Foster, Liberty UHSD (Region Winner)


Technology Administrator
Todd Airola, Liberty UHSD (Region Winner)


Valuing Diversity Award
Celine Liu, Alameda COE
Sean Brown, Oakley Union SD
Tracie Noriega, New Haven USD (Region Winner)


Partners in Educational Excellence Award
Counseling Options and Parent Education (COPE)
Big Break Visitor Center – East Bay Regional Parks District (Region Winner)


ACSA Region 6 Leadership Summit
June 20 and 21, 2018
Casa Real at Ruby Hill Winery in Pleasanton

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