September 3, 2013 > Linda Granger named the Eden Area ROP Superintendent
Linda Granger named the Eden Area ROP Superintendent
Submitted By Gabriela Juarez
At its August 15, 2013 meeting, the Eden Area Regional Occupational Governing Board unanimously appointed Linda Granger as Eden Area ROP's next Superintendent. Linda will assume a position of Superintendent Elect beginning September 16, 2013 and then as Superindentent as Dr. Irene Fujii retires. This will allow a smooth transition and continued excellent service to the students and educational partners in all four districts served by Eden Area ROP.
Linda has served in a variety of leadership roles, most recently as the Principal of San Leandro High School since June of 2009. She also served as the Associate Principal at San Leandro High School and Coordinator of Data and Assessment for the entire district. Linda started her career path in Education as a teacher for Eden Area ROP in 1993. Linda stated, "I am eager to return to ROP and work with the staff to promote the efforts of Eden Area in support of Career Technical Education."
Linda's personal characteristics of integrity, patience, and ethical conduct, coupled with 20 years of professional educational experience, will be a key element to her success in her new position.
Granger grew up in San Leandro, attended Roosevelt Elementary, and graduated from San Leandro High School in 1985. She has a Bachelor of Science degree from Boston College and a Master of Arts from the California State University, Hayward.