CUSD Board of Trustees

Introduction to the Board

Columbia Union School District has a five-member Board of Trustees. Board members are elected by the voters residing within our school district boundaries. Each board member serves a four-year term of office. The President and Clerk of the Board are elected by Board members for a one-year term which runs January through December.

Board of Trustees members include Jo Rodefer, President; Danese Pimentel, Clerk; members Jenny David, Faith Alarcon-Calden, Dr. Jeff Wittman, and a student representative.

The Superintendent, Mr. Joe Aldridge, is employed by the Board of Trustees for a specified contract period. He is responsible for executing the policies established by the Board and effectively directing the overall operation of the school district. Mr. Aldridge and his staff develop all plans, programs, and policies for Board consideration and action.

Agendas & Minutes

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Board Policies

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Board Meeting Calendar

Regular Board Meetings are held at the Columbia Union School District Offices.
22540 Parrotts Ferry Road
Columbia, CA 95310

Board Members

Jo Rodefer

Jo Rodefer

Board President

jrodefer@cusd49.com

Faith Alarcon-Calden

Faith Alarcon-Calden

Board Clerk

falarconcalden@cusd49.com

Jenny David

Jenny David

Board Member

jdavid@cusd49.com

Dr. Jeff Wittman

Dr. Jeff Wittman

Board Member

jwittman@cusd49.com

Mary Rose Rutikanga

Mary Rose Rutikanga

Board Member

mrutikanga@cusd49.com