Board Info

Palo Alto Unified School District (PAUSD) Board of Education has five members who are elected by the public to four-year terms. Elections are held in even-numbered years, and terms are staggered so that two or three seats are open at each election.

You may email the Board members by clicking on the respective 'Contact' button below. Please direct US Mail to each Board member at: Palo Alto Unified School District, 25 Churchill Avenue, Palo Alto, CA 94306.  In order to protect your privacy, mail to Board members is collected and given to Board members without being opened by staff.

Future Board Meetings

08/22/2017 - 6:30pm to 10:00pm
09/12/2017 - 6:30pm to 10:00pm
09/26/2017 - 6:30pm to 10:00pm

Board Members

Board member Terry Godfrey
Terry Godfrey
President 2017
(650) 387-3210
Term Expires 2018
Board member Ken Dauber
Ken Dauber
Vice President 2017
(650) 906-4340
Term Expires 2018
Board member Melissa Baten Caswell
Melissa Baten Caswell
Board Member
(650) 823-1166
Term Expires 2020
Todd Collins
Todd Collins
Board Member
(650) 403-2084
Term Expires 2020
Jennifer DiBrienza
Jennifer DiBrienza
Board Member
(917) 501-0930
Term Expires 2020

Weekly Communication

Next week school starts for our 12,455 students, and it promises to be a joyful, purposeful, and productive year for every one of them. We have worked hard to prepare our buildings and grounds, and they look magnificent. Our custodial team and...