Board of Directors

Julie Bocanegra

Julie Bocanegra

Victoria Bradford

Victoria Bradford

Rob Perkins

Rob Perkins

Ginny Gronwoldt

Ginny Gronwoldt

Rachael Rogers

Rachael Rogers


Mike Merlino

Superintendent & Chief Financial Officer

(360) 604-4005

Lori Strohl

Administrative Assistant, Superintendent & Board of Directors


Brian Grimsted, Chief Schools Officer

Scott Munro, Senior Director of Elementary Education

Erin Lucich, Executive Director of Teaching and Learning

Bobbi Hite, Senior Director of Elementary Education

Julie Tumelty, Executive Director of Teaching & Learning

Matt Hill, Senior Director of Special Services

Heather Fowler, Senior Director of Secondary Education

Human Resources

Jenae Gomes, Chief Operations Officer| Email: |

Phone: (360) 604-4010

More info: Human Resources Webpage


Jennifer Jacobson, Chief Financial Officer

More info: Budget & Fiscal Services Webpage


Susan Steinbrenner, Executive Director of Facilities | Email: | Phone: (360) 604-4077

More info: Facilities Webpage

Diversity, Equity & Inclusion

Klarissa Hightower, Executive Director, Equity & Inclusion | Email:

Phone: (360) 604-4037

More info: Diversity, Equity & Inclusion Webpage


Cale Piland, Director of Athletics and Activities | Email:

Phone: (360) 604-4430

More info: Athletics Webpage

Child Nutrition Services

Jen Misfeldt, Director Nutrition Services | Email: | Phone: (360) 604-4034

More info: Child Nutrition Resources Webpage

Communications & Community Engagement

Gail Spolar, Senior Director of Communications/Community Relations | Email: | Phone: (360) 604-4088

More info: Communications & Community Relations Webpage

Information Technology Services

Derrick Deziel, Director, Infrastructure & Network Operations , IT Operations | Email: | Phone: (360) 604-4096

More info: Information Technology Webpage

Safety & Security

Shane Gardner, Director Safety & Security | Email: | Phone: (360) 604-4066

More info: Emergencies & Safety Webpage


Yvonne Gaylord, Transportation Director | Email: | Phone: (360) 604-4950

More info: Transportation Webpage