OUSD Celebrates Principal for a Day

ORANGE, Calif., March 6, 2020 – The Orange Unified School District celebrated Principal for a Day throughout its campuses to foster relationships within the community and to share the outstanding work of OUSD teachers, students, and staff. 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. 

A brief reception was hosted by the District Office, which included opening remarks by Superintendent Gunn Marie Hansen, Ph.D.

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

     

Anaheim Hills

Brian Zimmerman

Anaheim Public Utilities

Water Conservation Specialist

California

Ted Lai & Sabba Quidwai

Apple

Education Development Executives

Cambridge

Jack Raubolt

Chapman University

VP Community Relations

Canyon Rim

Erica Pompa-Lewis

Allstate Insurance Agency

Owner

Chapman Hills

Tom Kisela

Orange Police Department

Police Chief

Crescent

Roy Jefferson

Anaheim Hills Rotary

President

Esplanade

Tony Adkins

CHOC

Pediatric Neurosurgeon

Fairhaven

Israel Vidal

Starbucks

Store Manager

Fletcher

Giulio Ongaro

Chapman University

Dean of College of Performing Arts

Handy

Dani Carr

North Hills Realty

Realtor

Imperial

George Gillespie

Anaheim Hills Rotary

Rotarian

Jordan

Scott & Leslie Dunkleman

McDonald’s Restaurant - Orange

Owners

La Veta

Alli Heller

Microsoft

Community Development Specialist

Lampson

Steve Jones

City of Garden Grove

Mayor

Linda Vista

Debb Lottman

Epson America, Inc.

Graphic Designer

 

 

School

 

 

Participant Name

 

 

Company

 

 

Title

McPherson Magnet

Michael Schmidt

DM & Associates;

McPherson  Foundation

Managing Partner;

President

Nohl Canyon

Reza Medali

Blaze Pizza - Orange

Owner

Olive

Jason Sanders

Miami Dolphins

NFL Place Kicker;

Olive ES Alumni

Palmyra

Hoon Chang

Orange County District Attorney’s Office

Traffic Safety Resource Prosecutor

Panorama

Travis Nguyen

Safran Group

Give & Grow Coordinator

Prospect

Steve Almond

Berkshire Hathaway

Realtor

Running Springs

Ola Bosa

International School in Nigeria

Retired Teacher

Serrano

Crystal Miles

City of Villa Park

Mayor Pro Tem

Taft

Craig Hill

Taft Avenue Community Church

Lead Pastor

Villa Park

Jay Eckstein

KABC-TV

Assignment Editor;

Villa Park ES Alumni

West Orange

Erica Aguirre

Boys and Girls Club of OC

Director of Programs

Middle

 

 

 

Cerro Villa

Robert Frackelton

Reeve Store Equipment Co.;

Villa Park Rotary

VP and Chief Operating Officer; Rotarian

Portola

Sue LaPeter

North Hills Realty

Realtor

Yorba

Rosa Amrhein

 

Orange County District Attorney’s Office

GRIP Officer

 

Steven Sentman

Orange County DA Office

Chief Probation Officer

 

James Hong

Orange County DA Office

Supervising Probation Officer

 

Melissa Murphy

Orange County DA Office

Department Photographer

High

 

 

 

Canyon

Brant Elliott

Raising Cane’s Chicken

General Manager, Anaheim Hills

El Modena

Mike Cash

Orange Elks

Drug Awareness Chair

Orange

Lisa Blanc

Seven Gables Real Estate

Associate

Richland

Melanie McCormick

Grocery Outlet, Orange;

North Orange Rotary

Owner;

Rotarian

Villa Park

Chad Zimmerman

City of Villa Park

Councilman

 

Check out our photo gallery at https://www.orangeusd.org/about-us/news/photo-gallery

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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.