The Superintendent’s Executive Cabinet is responsible for assisting the Superintendent in the daily operation of the District as well as strategic planning. Members of the Executive Cabinet meet weekly to keep each division leader updated on the major operational, programmatic and fiscal issues that affect the school district and the educational process.
dr. georgina ramirez
Assistant Superintendent of English Language Services and Community Engagement
Dr. Ramirez was born in Mexico City and is one of five sisters. She is the second oldest and the only one that attended college. Her parents had a dream that they would become somebody and after her dad passed away when she was 13, she made it her mission to finish school. She is married and has four beautiful children. She also has a daughter-in-law and a granddaughter.
Education has always been very important to her. No one can take away our education and therefore, she feels that she has a moral obligation to provide our students with the highest quality education possible.
She started kindergarten at Vernon Elementary School in November of 1974 when she had just arrived from Mexico City. She continued her education in Los Angeles and graduated from Sacred Heart of Jesus in Lincoln Heights. She attended Pasadena City College and earned an AA in General Education. She then graduated from San Diego State University with a BA in Bilingual Bicultural Education with an Emphasis in Spanish. The following year, she earned her BCLAD (Bilingual Crosscultural Language Acquisition Design). Additionally, she earned her first Masters in TESOL (Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages) from the California State University of Los Angeles. Her second Masters was in Educational Leadership from California State University Channel Islands. Finally, she earned her Doctorate in Educational Leadership from California State University of Northridge.
Dr. Ramirez began her teaching career at Sunkist Elementary in La Puente for Bassett Unified School District in 1994 where she worked as a Bilingual Teacher for 1st and 2nd grade. In 1998, she moved to Santa Paula and began working for the Santa Paula Elementary School District as a kindergarten teacher at Grace Thille and then later moved to Glen City to teach kindergarten and 1st grade. After 9 years of teaching, she became the EL Specialist for the District.
dr. edd bond
Deputy Superintendent of Human Resources and Employee Development
Dr. Bond has served as a teacher and administrator in several public school districts over the past 24 years. He began his career as an elementary school teacher, teacher on special assignment, and coach. He then moved to the middle school level as an assistant principal and principal. He most recently served as the Director of Certificated Human Resources in the Oxnard Elementary School District. He possesses a clear multiple subject credential and clear administrative services credential.
Dr. Bond earned his Bachelor of Science Degree in Business Administration with a focus on Human Resource Management from California State University, Long Beach. He has a Master of Arts Degree in Educational Administration from California State University, Dominguez Hills and a Doctor of Education degree in K-12 Leadership from the University of Southern California. He has extensive training in negotiations and personnel administration and has presented at various state and regional conferences on school climate and leadership. He is a resident of Santa Paula and is looking forward to meeting everyone!
dr. david moore
Associate Superintendent of Educational Services
Dr. Moore has served in education for 29 years as a Kindergarten, 6th-grade, and middle school teacher. Over the last 19 years, Dr. Moore has led schools as an assistant principal and principal at the elementary, middle, and high school levels. Following Dr. Moore’s 11 years as a site leader, he moved to the district office and has served as Coordinator of Instruction, Executive Director of Educational Services and Special Education, and currently serves as the Assistant Superintendent of Educational Services.
Dr. Moore earned his Bachelor of Music Degree with an emphasis in Vocal Performance and Choral Conducting from Azusa Pacific University. He has a Master of Science Degree in K-12 Organizational Leadership from Pepperdine University and a Doctoral Degree in Educational Leadership from the University of Southern California. Dr. Moore has extensive training and knowledge in student literacy and literacy instruction. Dr. Moore has four grown children, four grandchildren, and counting! He is proud to be a part of the Santa Paula Unified School District.
Mr. Kevin olson
Assistant Superintendent of Business Services
Kevin Olson has worked in business services with both public school districts and charter schools for over 12 years. For the last five years he has worked in business services at school districts in Ventura County where he has managed departments including Purchasing, Accounts Payable, Accounts Receivable, Payroll, Risk Management, Health and Welfare, Budgeting, and Accounting. He has enjoyed working with educators on special programs such as Career Technical Education, Title I-IV, ASB, and AVID. Outside of education he has owned and operated his own small business, which reinforced his drive to participate in the efforts to create excellent educational institutions for our future generations. Mr. Olson holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Business Administration from California Lutheran University. He takes pride in serving the community through public education and is excited to join Santa Paula Unified!
mrs. cynthia carrillo
Executive Director of Classified Human Resources
Cynthia Carrillo has worked in public education for over 24 years in both merit and non-merit school districts, community college districts and county offices of education. She started her career as an HR Technician at Orange Unified School District and went on to become an HR Supervisor. It was then she decided to return to school to continue her career in Human Resources. She has served in human resources management roles for over 16 years and has 12 years of experience working as a Director of Human Resources in a merit district, with the Lompoc Unified School District. She has a wealth of experience as a human resource professional in public education. She has handled all facets of human resources including recruitment and selection of all employee types, classified and certificated negotiations, contract administration, employee leaves, workers’ compensation, employee discipline (progressive discipline), professional development, job analysis, and classification/compensation studies. Mrs. Carrillo holds a Bachelor of Science Degree in Business Administration and an MBA in Management and Strategy. She served on the Board of Directors for the CASBO Southern Section, CASBO Human Resources Professional Council, and she has also served as the Training Director for the California School Personnel Commission Association (CSPCA) for three years. She is excited to be part of the Santa Paula Unified School District Team!