The Governing Board is elected by the community to provide leadership and citizen oversight of the Santa Ana Unified School District’s schools and operation. The Board works with the Superintendent to fulfill its major roles for SAUSD including:
John PalacioPresidentCurrent Term: 2014 - 2018Valerie AmezcuaVice PresidentCurrent Term: 2014 - 2018Cecilia "Ceci" IglesiasClerkCurrent Term: 2017 - 2021Mobile: (714) 485-6396Alfonso Alvarez, Ed.D.MemberCurrent Term: 2017 - 2021Phone: (714) 309-4072Rigo Rodriguez, Ph.D.Member
- Setting a direction for the District.
- Providing a basic organizational structure for the District by establishing policies.
- Ensuring accountability.
- Providing community leadership on behalf of the District and public education.