Chief Technology Officer
Melissa Dodd is charged with leading the district's technology vision and digital district plan.
Chief of Staff
Jill Hoogendyk is the Chief of Staff and previously held the positions of Chief Academic Officer, Executive Director of Curriculum and Instruction, and the Director of State and Federal Programs.
Chief General Counsel
Danielle Houck works collaboratively with the Board of Education, the superintendent and district staff offering legal advice and counsel, while providing leadership to the legal department.
Chief Facilities Officer
Dawn Kamalanathan joined SFUSD following twelve years with the San Francisco Recreation and Park Department (SFRPD), where she had served as the Director of Planning and Capital Management.
Chief of Research, Planning and Assessment
Ritu Khanna oversees RPA, which is responsible for providing, analyzing and interpreting data, and for supporting data-driven decision making by school administrators and teachers for the improvement of teaching and learning throughout the district.
Chief Human Resources Officer
Daniel Menezes is responsible for ensuring that the district is able to recruit, grow and retain high quality and diverse talent across all types of employees.
Chief of Policy and Operations
Orla O'Keeffe leads a number of departments, including the Educational Placement Center, Policy & Planning, Student Nutrition Services, and Transportation.
Chief Academic Officer
Dr. Nicole Priestly serves as the Chief Academic Officer for SFUSD and has over 25 years of experience in education, including an extensive background in instructional leadership.
Chief of Special Education
Before becoming Chief of Special Education, Jean Robertson was the principal at Glen Park School. Prior to that, Jean was a supervisor in the Special Education Department for one year and the principal at Grattan Elementary School for 11 years.
Chief of Labor Relations
Carmelo Sgarlato has worked for SFUSD for 30 years and has held a number of leadership roles have encompassed developing science curriculum and instruction, heading district partnerships, assessing student learning, and acting as school principal.
Chief Financial Officer
As Chief Financial Officer for the San Francisco Unified School District, Meghan Wallace oversees all the financial operations and activities of the district, including budget, accounting, financial reporting, payroll, purchasing, and contracts.