Zandra Jo Galvan

About The Speaker

Mrs. Zandra Jo Galvan has been serving as Superintendent of the Greenfield Union School District since August 10, 2017. Zandra has worked in public education since 1993 and began her career as an elementary classroom teacher for GUSD where she also attended kindergarten through graduation. Over the last five years, she has implemented a GUSD District Strategic Plan with an LCAP-aligned vision, mission, core values, and board of trustee priorities; implemented the PLC model around essential standards mapping; mapped career technical/job market trends and industries; instilled SEL and wellness spaces for all; implemented 21st century classroom furniture; and designed innovative LEGO & Apple learning lab spaces at all school sites for students. Superintendent Galvan earned her B.A. in Liberal Studies and Teaching Credential, an M.A. in Curriculum and Instruction, and an M.A. & Administrative Credential in Educational Leadership. She is now earning her Doctoral from USC. She has also successfully completed the Association of California School Administrators (ACSA) Superintendent Academy, is a member of ACSA Superintendents Council, is a member of the National Superintendents Roundtable, a National Mentor/Advisor/Presenter for NSAA Superintendents, National Advisor for Future Ready Schools, ACSA Region10 Board of Directors, and is the California Association of Latino/a/x Superintendents and Administrators (CALSA) President (2021-2023) for the state of California.