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!

Congratulations to our 64 Region 6 Administrators of the Year! Along with our community partners, these excellent educators will be honored at our Awards Dinner on June 20, 2019. Join us for our Annual Leadership Summit: “Thriving on the Vine: Cultivating Creative, Bold, and Courageous Leadership.” on June 19 and 20.

For information on the program and to register for the summit and dinner, region6summit2019.eventbrite.com

Region 6 Administrators of the Year

Superintendent

CJ Cammack, Martinez USD
Patrick Sanchez, Newark USD (Region Winner)

Secondary Principal

Kelly Manke, Liberty Union HSD
Julie Parks, Acalanes Union HSD
Sumerlynn Sigler, West Contra Costa USD
Blaine Torpey, Castro Valley USD
Ronald Richardson, San Leandro USD (Region Winner)

Middle  Grades Principal

Sue Goldman, San Ramon Valley USD
Mark Neal, Newark USD
Angela Stevens-Stevenson, Pittsburg USD
Dayna Taylor, Livermore Valley Joint USD
Willam McGee, West Contra Costa USD (Region Winner)

Elementary Principal

Judith Alcala, New Haven USD
Julie Blackburn, Pittsburg USD
Angela Ehrlich, Newark USD
Stacy Joslin,  Martinez USD
Karen Johnson, Pleasanton USD
Marga Marshall, Mt. Diablo USD
Shayna Peeff, Lafayette ESD
Guy Rohlfs, Brentwood ESD
Jennifer Tomita, Castro Valley USD
Claudia Velez, West Contra Costa USD
Tara Aderman, Livermore Valley Joint USD (Region Winner) 

Central Office Administrator

Olanrewaju Ajayi, West Contra Costa USD
Janelle Eyet, Martinez USD
Carmen Garces, Mt. Diablo USD
Leticia Salinas, Newark USD
Hui Stevens, New Haven USD
Chris Van Schaack,  Livermore Valley Joint USD
Carol Loflin,  San Ramon USD  (Region Winner)

Secondary Co-Administrator

Michael Burstein, Liberty Union HSD
Karen Carlson, Martinez USD
Jay Eirvin, West Contra Costa USD
Michael Lee, Alameda USD
Nic McMasters, Castro Valley  USD
Brian Scharmann, Livermore Valley Joint USD
Lauren Griggs, Brentwood ESD (Region Winner)

Elementary Co-Administrator

Elizabeth Lyons, Pleasanton USD
Diana Masuzumi, Oakley Union ESD (Region Winner)

Classified Leader

Lourdes Villegas, New Haven USD
Steve Bateman, Contra Costa COE (Region Winner) 

Confidential Employee

Gina Ciccolo, New Haven USD
Christine Huston, Pittsburg USD
Jennifer Arias, Livermore Valley JUSD (Region Winner)

Personnel Human Resources Administrator

Katie Gaines, Contra Costa COE
Amy McNamara, Acalanes UHSD
Roxane Jablonski-Liu, Brentwood ESD (Region Winner)

Special Education Administrator

Rianna Bensing, Martinez USD
Karen Heilbronner, Acalanes JUSD (Region Winner)

Student Services Administrator

Marian Meadows, Castro Valley USD
Tony Shah, Liberty Union JUSD (Region Winner)

Business Services Administrator

Suzy Chan, Castro Valley USD
Robin Schmitt, Brentwood ESD (Region Winner)

Curriculum & Instruction Administrator

John Iwawaki, West Contra Costa USD
Mary Maddux, Lafayette ESD
Nicholas Zefeldt, Contra Costa COE (Region Winner)

Continuation/Ed Options Administrator

Lori O’Connor, Martinez USD (Region Winner)

Retired Administrator

Susan Kahn, West Contra Costa USD (Region Winner)

Technology Administrator

Lawrence Simon, Newark USD (Region Winner)

Valuing Diversity Award  

Nimarta Grewal, Pleasanton USD
Arlando Smith, New Haven USD<
Patrinia Redd, Castro Valley USD (Region Winner)

Partners in Educational Excellence Award

Special Education Enrichment Development (SEED) Foundation, Lafayette USD
Union City Family Center, New Haven USD (Region Winner)

Marcus Foster Memorial Award for Administrator Excellence

Tracie Christmas, Castro Valley USD (State Nominee)

Fred Kiesel Memorial Distinguished Service Award

Arlando Smith (State Nominee)

 

All these outstanding leaders will be recognized at the Region 6 Awards Dinner on the evening of Thursday, June 20 at our annual conference.

Register for the 2019 ACSA Region 6 Leadership Summit and Awards Dinner

Thriving on the Vine: Cultivating Creative, Bold and Courageous Leadership

June 19 and 20, 2019

Casa Real at Ruby Hill Winery in Pleasanton

Early bird pricing ends on April 20 * Visit region6summit2019.eventbrite.com for more information

 

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FLASH News * February 5, 2019

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