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Region 6 celebrated the 2021 Administrators of the Year from all 19 charters across the region on April 29, 2021. To view the event, click on the Facebook icon to the right!

Download program here:

Region 6 Awards Celebration program


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.

2021 ACSA Region 6 Administrators of the Year

Congratulations to the following Region 6 winners and state finalists. We will be recognizing them and all nominees at a virtual celebration on April 29, 2021. Look for more information to come.

Superintendent: Matt Wayne, Hayward USD

Secondary Principal: Kevin Ahern, San Ramon Valley USD

Middle Grades Principal: Lorianne Ventura, Dublin USD

Elementary Principal: Jeffrey Varner, Pittsburg USD

Central Office Administrator: Pam VandeKamp, Pleasanton USD

Secondary Co-Administrator: Lauren Falkner, San Ramon Valley USD

Elementary Co-Administrator: Sara Roat, Antioch USD

Classified Leader: Gary Krebbs, Castro Valley USD

Confidential Employee: Terri Saenz, Livermore Valley JUSD

Personnel Human Resources Administrator: Keith Rogenski, San Ramon Valley USD

Adult Education Administrator: Jonathan Roselin, Mt. Diablo USD

 Career Technical Administrator: Dan Hanel, Contra Costa COE

Special Education Administrator: Yoko Ostreicher, Castro Valley USD

Business Services Administrator: Shariq Khan, Alameda USD

Student Services Administrator: Ed Diolazo, Pleasanton USD

Curriculum & Instruction Administrator: Terri Elkin, Alameda USD

Continuation/Ed Options Administrator: Erik Taylor, Livermore Valley JUSD

Technology Administrator: Tracey Logan, West Contra Costa USD

Valuing Diversity Award: Jorge Melgoza, Mt. Diablo USD

Partners in Educational Excellence Award: Union City Family Center, New Haven USD


For all nominees, look under Regional and State awards on this website.


Advance Newsletter * June 2021

This issue’s featured articles: President’s Message; Breaking News on ACSA Academies; Retirees’ Action Needed on Windfall Elimination Provision & Government Pension Offset; Region 6 Administrators of the Year Awards Celebration on April 29,... READ MORE

Flash News * May 7, 2021

Membership Event on May 12, 2021 from 4:00 to 5:30 pm. “Going Beyond Inspiration” We hope you’re able to join us. Featuring Comedian Nina G. Flash 5-7-21 READ MORE

Flash News * April 19, 2021

Region 6 Administrators of the Year Awards; A Few More Region 6 Events Remaining This School Year – Don’t Miss Them; Women’s Leadership Network; Region 6 Co-Administrators Network; Advancing your Educational Leadership Career;... READ MORE

Flash News * March 30, 2021

ACSA Region 6 Executive Committee 2021-22; Region 6 Administrators of the Year Awards; Every Student Succeeding, Bob Blackburn Student Scholarship; ACSA 2021 Legislative Action Day; Women’s Leadership Network; Region 6 Co-Administrators Network; Advancing... READ MORE