San Marino Unified School District

Superintendent Search

The San Marino Unified School District is in the process of searching for its next Superintendent. This webpage will be updated as more information becomes available.
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Board Updates
  • March 4, 2019 - JG Consulting posted and advertised the Superintendent application nationwide with an April 4 deadline.
  • February 27, 2019 (7:30 PM) and February 28, 2019 (9:30 AM) - Community-wide meetings in SMUSD Board Room
  • February 19, 2019 - Board Seeks Community Input via Online Survey
  • February 12, 2019 (SMUSD Board Meeting) - James Guerra and Mike Escalante presented information to the Board regarding the procedures and timing of the superintendent search process, including the development of a profile and job description through interviews with stakeholders and community meetings.
  • January 22, 2019 (SMUSD Board Meeting) - The Board of Education selected search firm JG Consulting with Escalante & Associates and will begin negotiations towards approving a contract at a future Board meeting.
  • January 15, 2019 (Special Board of Education Meeting) - SMUSD Board interviewed firms to determine Search Firm suitability, expertise, and experience with finding and placing superintendents in school districts. 
  • January 12, 2019 (Special Board of Education Meeting) - Ms. Linda de la Torre (Assistant Superintendent of Human Resources) presented an update on the Superintendent search and Search Firm interviews.
  • December 11, 2018 (SMUSD Board Meeting) - Staff presented information to the Board on Superintendent search options and sought direction on steps moving forward.