The Board of Directors is vested with full authority and responsibility for the executive and business administration of all AASD affairs, with each Director having only one vote. The members shall be responsible for representing their groups on the Board of Directors and keeping their groups informed concerning matters pertinent to them. Directors may be designated by the President to assume such other responsibilities as may be deemed appropriate.

2021-2022 Monthly Board of Directors Meetings

Meetings are held at the AASD Office at 3:00-4:30 PM, typically on the third Wednesday of every month, unless otherwise noted. Meeting dates are subject to change.

September 15, 2021
October 20, 2021
November 17, 2021
December 15, 2021

January 19, 2022
February 16, 2022
March 23, 2022 (4th Wednesday)
April 20, 2022
May 18, 2022
June 21, 2022 (3rd Tuesday)


Jolie Pickett
(619) 362-4500

Contact Jolie Pickett

Juan Romo
Past President
(619) 344-6201

Contact Juan Romo

Scott Thomason
Vice President, Certificated and Bargaining Team, Certificated Chair
(858) 800-5601

Contact Scott Thomason

Jeffrey Thomas
Vice President, Classified
(619) 725-7335

Contact Jeffrey Thomas

Gina Camacho-McGrath

Contact Gina Camacho-McGrath


Shannon Bussey
Elementary Principals

Contact Shannon Bussey

Samantha Clabaugh
Manager, Classified
(619) 278-6707

Contact Samantha Clabaugh

Dean Darley
Central Office Certificated
(858) 503-1752

Contact Dean Darley

Paula Hamar
Classified Supervisors
(619) 254-4025

Contact Paula Hamar

Troy Hickey
(858) 273-9070 x2227

Contact Troy Hickey

Irene Hightower
(619) 362-4000 x3001

Contact Irene Hightower

Cristine Holmer
Food Services Supervisor
Area Supervisor
(619) 344-4560

Contact Cristine Holmer

Precious Jackson-Hubbard
Middle School Principal Rep.

Contact Precious Jackson-Hubbard

Deanna Laramore
School Police
(619) 725-7026

Contact Deanna Laramore

Cynthia Larkin
Senior High Principals

Contact Cynthia Larkin

Jennifer Marrone
Business Manager, Food Services

Contact Jennifer Marrone

Jesus Montana
Police Management Association
Bargaining Team, Classified Chair
(619) 725-7007

Contact Jesus Montana

Jenney Nash
Vice Principals
(858) 459-4211 x184

Contact Jenney Nash

Robin Peters
Vice Principal

Contact Robin Peters

Jonel “Shortie” Smith
Classified Supervisors

Contact Jonel “Shortie” Smith


John Aguilar

Contact John Aguilar

Phil Baertschi
Health & Welfare Benefits Comm.
(619) 607-0412

Contact Phil Baertschi

Pat Crowder
ASCAR, Region 18
(619) 223-1592

Contact Pat Crowder

Nina Dixon-Mauricia
Co-Chair Certificated Legislative and Political Affairs (LAPA)

Contact Nina Dixon-Mauricia

Mario Garcia
Professional Development Co-Chair Classified

Contact Mario Garcia

Maria Gomez
Professional Development Co-Chair, Certificated
(619) 430-1700

Contact Maria Gomez

Susan Kent
Member Relations, Certificated Co-Chair

Contact Susan Kent

Marci Lammey
Co-Chair Classified Legislative and Political Affairs (LAPA)

Contact Marci Lammey

Maria Moore-Flagg
Member Relations,
Classified Co-Chair
Retiree Network, Co-Chair
(619) 261-9923

Contact Maria Moore-Flagg

Veronica Ortega
Scholarship Committee, Co-Chair Classified

Contact Veronica Ortega

Bob Raines
Health & Welfare Benefits Comm.
and Retiree Network Co-Chair
(858) 492-9374

Contact Bob Raines

Sharon Rubalcava
Scholarship Committee, Co-Chair Certificated

Contact Sharon Rubalcava


Donis Coronel
Executive Director
Cell (619) 813-8792

Contact Donis Coronel

Office Staff

Linda Crout-Hamel
Office Manager
(619) 295-2118

Contact Linda Crout-Hamel

Jim Costello
Office Clerk
(619) 295-2118

Contact Jim Costello