Welcome to Region 18!

Our cabinet would like to invite you on a digital tour of our region and our roles.

Please visit http://bit.ly/acsa18tour to begin your tour and to learn more about our current openings.

President
Juan Cruz
Superintendent
Heber Elementary School District

Past President 
Amanda Brooke
Deputy Superintendent
Imperial County Office of Education

President-Elect
Joy Ceasar
Director of Learning, Instruction & Accountability
El Centro Elementary School District

Vice President for Committees and Programs
Joan Faus
Principal, Booker T. Washington Elem School
El Centro 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

Ruben Castro
Associate Superintendent
El Centro Elementary School District

Bobbi Burkett
Executive Director, HR
San Diego County Office of Education

Renato Montano
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
Celia Ramirez
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