The Vacaville Unified School District Board of Trustees has approved the appointment of Manolo Garcia, who currently serves as Acting Assistant Superintendent of Human Resources, as Assistant Superintendent of the Department of Human Resources, effective November 4.
“Mr. Garcia brings a wealth of experience to Vacaville Unifies
d School District (VUSD), not only in HR, but also as a former teacher and school administrator. Throughout his career, he has had a measurable impact in expanding recruitment and retention initiatives and improving systems, processes and customer service across the district,” said Superintendent. Jane Shamieh. “We look forward to his leadership as we continue our efforts to attract experienced educators and support staff to VUSD.”
Garcia, who is bilingual, has five years of HR experience as the department’s former director of human resources. In addition to 14 years as a site administrator at various campuses in Yolo and Solano counties, he was principal for nine years at Edwin Markham Elementary School in Vacaville, and while at Ernest Kimme Charter Academy, also in Vacaville, he wrote the charter to start the independent learning school.
Garcia graduated from the University of California at Davis.