Press Release

OUSD Celebrates Principal for a Day

Orange, CA – March 16, 2015 - The Orange Unified School District celebrated Principal for a Day throughout its campuses on Wednesday, March 11, 2015.  The event partners a business leader or community member with a school principal and allows the participant an opportunity to observe a glimpse of a principal’s daily responsibilities.  The purpose of the program is to foster relationships within the community and to share the outstanding work of OUSD teachers, students, and staff. 

A brief reception was hosted by the District Office, which included opening remarks by Superintendent Michael Christensen.

The District is pleased to offer this program and wishes to thank the following business and community leaders for their participation in the Principal for a Day program:

School

Participant Name

Company

Title

Elementary Schools

Anaheim Hills

Janis D. Perry

Santiago Canyon College

Counselor Teacher Education

California

Michael Lin

Apple Store, Irvine Spectrum

Business Manager

Cambridge

Tina Dunneback

City of Orange Police

GRIP Program

Canyon Rim

Vivek D’Lima

Google

Software Engineer

Chapman Hills

Jeff Spargur

Garden Grove Fire Department

Division Chief of Operations

Crescent

George Gillespie

Anaheim Hills Rotary

 

Esplanade

April Alvarez

Kiwanis Club of Orange

Kiwanis Board Member

Fairhaven

F. Olivera

Orange Police Department

Office Community Outreach Program (COP)

Fletcher

Rev. Dana Kinkaid

Pastor

First Christian Church of Orange

Handy

Andrea Martinez

GRIP Program

Case Manager

Imperial

Paul Letourneau

Trader Joe’s Market

Store Manager

Jordan

Glenn Osako

Microsoft Corporation

Southwest US Sales Director

La Veta

Kevin Kim

Microsoft Corporation

Academic Account Manager

Lampson

Gaston Castellanos

Office of US Representative Loretta Sanchez

District Director

Linda Vista

Jake Biesinger

Google

Software Engineer

McPherson

Adam Brady

Anaheim Ducks

Director of Publications

Nohl Canyon

Jerry Miles

Apple Store, South Coast Plaza

Market Solution Engineer

Olive

Jean Szetoo

Time Warner

Senior Major Account Executive

Palmyra

Jon Thomas

Pastor

Salem Lutheran Church

Panorama

Paul Fox

California Highway Patrol

Officer

Prospect

Brent Lloyd

Aeries Eagle Software

Vice President

Running Springs

Scott Day

Anaheim Hills Rotary

 

Serrano

Diana Fascenelli

City of Villa Park

Mayor

Sycamore

Troy Magino

Apple

Senior Store Manager, South Coast Plaza

Taft

 

Bradley King

Devin Campbell

District Attorney’s Office

District Attorney’s Office

GRIP Officer

 

GRIP Officer

Villa Park

Allan Finamore

Business Owner

Graphic Designer

West Orange

Maryam 
Al-Hammami

Microsoft Corporation

Mobility/Device Solution Specialist

Middle Schools

Cerro Villa

Robert Shumate

Wells Fargo Bank – Villa Park

Store Manager

El Rancho

Tom Tait

City of Anaheim

Mayor

Portola

Jeff Burton

Orange Police Department

Lieutenant

Santiago

Steven Davis

Anaheim Police Department

Lieutenant

Yorba

Laurie Berggren

Google

Administrative Assistant

High Schools

Canyon

Diana Flores

PTA

President Orange Community Council PTA

El Modena

 

 

 

Dr. John Hernandez

Scott Voigts

 

 

Santiago Canyon College

Office of State Assemblyman Don Wagner’s Office

City of Lake Forest

Vice President of Student Services

District Director

 

Mayor

Orange

Fred Whitaker

City of Orange

Mayor Pro Tem

Richland

Argie Nastasi

Orange North Rotary Club

President

Villa Park

Alan Bergman

Disney Studios Burbank

President

Canyon Hills

Mitchell Fern

Anaheim Hills Rotary

GM of Marriott Residence Inn of Anaheim Hills

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The Orange Unified School District educates approximately 28,000 K-12 grade students in the Cities of Orange, Villa Park, Anaheim, Garden Grove, Santa Ana, and unincorporated county areas.  In partnership with our community, we provide a safe, equitable, and innovative culture of learning for each scholar to have a competitive EDGE as a leader.