Vacancy on the San Mateo County Board of Education

San Mateo County Board of Education Trustee Joe Ross announced his resignation, which became effective March 16, 2023. The County Board provisionally appointed Hugo Torres to fill the vacancy on March 16, 2023.

Unless a petition calling for a special election, containing a sufficient number of signatures, is filed in the office of the San Mateo County Superintendent of Schools within 30 days of the date of the provisional appointment, this shall be an effective appointment. This page provides details on the County Board's process for filling the vacancy.

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Jennifer Perna

Executive Assistant to the San Mateo County Board of Education


Phone: (650) 802-5552

Patricia Love

Executive Director, Strategy and Communications


Phone: (650) 802-5559