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Leadership Team

Public schools are a measure of our democracy that help to teach the next generation how to lead. Under the guidance of Superintendent Richard Carranza, San Francisco's public schools focus on promoting intellectual growth, creativity, and self-discipline so that each child has an equal opportunity to achieve their maximum potential.

Richard A. Carranza, Superintendent

Superintendent Richard Carranza

Richard A. Carranza was sworn in as the new superintendent of San Francisco Unified School District on June 27, 2012. Previously, Mr. Carranza held the position of Deputy Superintendent of Instruction, Innovation and Social Justice at the district from 2009 to 2012... Read more


Guadalupe Guerrero, Deputy Superintendent of Instruction, Innovation, and Social Justice

Deputy Superintendent Guadalupe Guerrero

As Deputy Superintendent of Instruction, Innovation and Social Justice (IISJ), Guadalupe Guerrero is leading the implementation of the district’s equity-centered strategic plan. His responsibilities include developing reform strategies to close student achievement gaps and enabling central offices to better support school-site-level improvement efforts. Read more.

Myong Leigh, Deputy Superintendent of Policy and Operations

Deputy Superintendent Myong Leigh

Myong Leigh has been an SFUSD staff member for more than a decade, dedicating his career in public education to seeking adequate school funding so educators can to do their best work with students and families. Mr. Leigh is responsible for the development and implementation of district policy, business services, facilities, human resources, information technology, student nutrition, intergovernmental relations, public engagement, and communications. Read more.