About the Board of Education

The Board of Education holds approximately two regular meetings each month. Regular meetings shall generally be held at 6:30 p.m. on the second and fourth Tuesdays at 25 Churchill Avenue, Palo Alto, CA. The agenda shall be posted on the Board Meeting Materials page 72 hours prior to a regular meeting. Materials for special meetings will be posted 24 hours prior to the start of the meeting.

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 Board members individually by clicking on the listed email addresses below, or address all Board members at the email address board@pausd.org.

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Future Board of Education Events

Board Policy Review Committee Meeting
12/14/2018 - 8:30am to 10:00am
Regular Board Meeting
12/18/2018 - 6:30pm to 10:30pm
Regular Board Meeting
01/15/2019 - 6:30pm to 10:30pm
Regular Board Meeting
01/29/2019 - 6:30pm to 10:30pm

Board Members

Jennifer DiBrienza
Jennifer DiBrienza
President
Term Expires 2020
Board member Todd Collins
Todd Collins
Vice President
Term Expires 2020
Board member Melissa Baten Caswell
Melissa Baten Caswell
Board Member
Term Expires 2020
Ken Dauber
Ken Dauber
Board Member
Term Expires 2022
Shounak Dharap
Shounak Dharap
Board Member
Term Expires 2022