Welcome to Region 18!

2022-2023 ACSA Region 18 Cabinet

President
Joy Ceasar
Director of Learning, Instruction & Accountability
El Centro Elementar School District

Past President 
Juan Cruz
Superintendent
Heber Elementary School District

President-Elect
Lucio Padilla Jr.
Director of Learning, Instruction & Accountability
El Centro Elementary School District

Vice President for Committees and Programs
Rauna Fox
Superintendent
Brawley Elementary School District

Vice President for Legislative Action
Ben Churchill
Superintendent
Carlsbad Unified School District

Service Director for Communications
Jeanette Montano
Sr Dir/Curriculum & Inst.
Imperial County Office of Education

Service Director for Ways & Means
Alex Nguyen
Vice Prin. Marston Middle School
San Diego Unified School District

Service Director for Membership
Gretchen Murphy
Vice Principal, Carlton Oaks Elementary School,
Santee School District

President Appointed At Large Cabinet Members

Marco Arellano
STEM Coordinator
El Centro Elementary School District

Joan Faus
Executive Director, HR
San Diego County Office of Education

Jennifer Carbuccia
Deputy Superintendent
Imperial County Office of Education

State Vice President Legislative Action
Gina Potter
Superintendent
San Ysidro School District

Region 18 State Board Member
Tracy Thompson
Executive Director, Juvenile Court & Community Schools
San Diego County Office of Education

State ACSA Board Member At Large
Julie Vitale
Superintendent
Oceanside Unified School District

Past State ACSA BOARD REPRESENTATIVE’S

Pat Crowder
Retired
San Diego Unified School District

Jon Le Doux
Superintendent
El Centro Elementary School District

Joe Austin
Career Education Specialist
Poway Unified School District

ACSA Retired Charter President
Gayle Olson
Retired
San Diego Unified School District

ACSA Ambassador Program
Mary Lawlor
Retired
Sweetwater Union High School District

ACSA Member Services Representative
Deborah Burke
Retired
Lemon Grove School District