California Collaborative for Educational Excellence (CCEE)

CCEE Staff

Executive Leadership

Tom Armelino

Tom Armelino
Executive Director
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Sujie Shin

Sujie Shin
Deputy Executive Director
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Leighann Nguyen

Leighann Nguyen
Executive Assistant to Tom Armelino
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Erika Barragan

Erika Barragan
Executive Assistant to Sujie Shin
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CA System of Support

Roni Jones

Roni Jones
Senior Manager
System of Support

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Steven Sterling Mitchell

Steven Sterling Mitchell
Senior Manager
Community Engagement

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Direct Technical Assistance

Karla Estrada, Ed.D.

Karla Estrada, Ed.D.
Director
Systems Improvement and Innovation

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Chelsea Kang-Smith, Ed.D.

Chelsea Kang-Smith, Ed.D.
Director
Systems Improvement and
Leadership Development

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Rocio Gonzalez-Frausto

Rocio Gonzalez-Frausto
Senior Manager
Instructional Systems and Innovation

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Antonette Stegen

Antonette Stegen
Administrative Assistant to
Dr. Karla Estrada

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Continuous Improvement

Iishwara Ryaru

Iishwara Ryaru, Ed.D.
Director
Continuous Improvement

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Michelle Magyar, Ph. D.

Michelle Magyar, Ph. D.
Senior Manager
Continuous Improvement

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Brenda Martinez

Brenda Martinez
Administrative Assistant to
Iishwara Ryaru

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Communications

Ana Tintocalis

Ana Tintocalis
Senior Manager
Communications

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Finance

Siulan Morales

Siulan Morales
Fiscal Analyst
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