William Spalding, Ed.D., superintendent, November 2, 2020 – Present
Mitchell A. Romao, interim superintendent, July 15 – November 2020*
*Hired as assistant superintendent, operations, Romao was tapped as interim superintendent from July to November 2020. With the hiring of William Spalding, Romao returned to assistant superintendent, operations.
Adam Clark, Ed.D., superintendent, September 2017 – July 2020
Stephen Goldstone, Ed.D, interim superintendent, March – September 2017
Gigi Patrick, Ed.D., assistant superintendent, human resources officer
Cheri Summers, assistant superintendent of teaching and learning
Melvin Iizuka, special trustee
Melvin Iizuka serves as a special trustee for the Vallejo City Unified School District. Iizuka has power to stay or rescind any action the trustees take that in his judgement “may adversely affect the financial condition of the District,” according to Iizuka’s contract.
A special trustee is required to monitor the district’s finances as VCUSD pays back the remainder of a $60 million bailout loan it received from the state in 2004.
Contract: July 1, 2020 – June 30, 2021
Contract: July 1, 2019 – June 30, 2020