Board Members

Board President
 
Family:
Married to Victoria. Father of four girls: Ariel, 26, Alexiz, 21, Naiyah, 10, and Mialah, 5. Grandfather to Ammera, 3. Ariel is finishing her degree in Criminology at Fresno State and Alexiz is completing her degree in Business. The two younger ones are currently students at Parlier Unified. 
 
Current Occupation/Years of Service on Board/Experience:
22 years working for the California Department of Corrections: 7 years as an Officer, 13 years as a Sergeant, and 2 years as a Lieutenant. I have served 2 years on the school board: 1 year as Clerk and 1 year as Vice President. 12 years as School Site Council  President. I also volunteered as coach and PTC for the last 26 years.
 
Background/Schools Attended/Education:
Born in Fresno, California. Lived in Parlier for the last 47 years, graduated from Parlier High School and attended Fresno Community College. Attended CDCR Academy in 1998.
 
Contributions to the Parlier Community/Special Interests:

School Site Council

Pop Warner Coach

T Ball Coach 

Softball Coach 

Help with PTC

REACH Program 


Enjoy spending time with my family, traveling, go to sporting events.

 
 
Vasquez
Vice President
 
Family:
Married to Esther for 30 years. Father of two children: Jordan, 27, and Sara, 24, who both live in Parlier. We have 7 dogs who are considered family too.
 
Current Occupation/Years of Service on Board/Experience:
Worked for Parlier Unified for 33 years and coached 20 years of football and basketball. I was a home liaison. Finishing my second year of service on the board. I volunteer with the community food give away and all sports activities.
 
Background/Schools Attended/Education:
Born in Fresno, California.  Lived in Parlier for 40 years. Graduated from Parlier High School and attend Reedley College.
 
Contributions to the Parlier Community/Special Interests:
I’ve coached basketball and football. I love coaching and making others better. I support all events that the high school puts on. As Camp Director, I organized our youth basketball camp (IHS) K-12. I believe in youth development.

 

Gonzales
 
 
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Family:
Married to Juan for 13 years. Mother to two kids: Joseph, 10, and Zachary, 6. We have two doggies: Gunner (Golden Retriever) and Ranger (German Shepherd) and one cat: Snowball (rescued feral).
 
Current Occupation/Years of Service on Board/Experience:
I have worked in education for 10 years: 6 within Parlier Unified in different capacities including teaching. I have been on PUSD’s board of trustees for 3 years. I am currently a PBIS Coordinator (school counselor).
 
Background/Schools Attended/Education:

-Born in Sanger, CA

-Raised in Parlier, CA

-Moved to Fresno/Clovis to attend CSU, Fresno. 

-Moved to San Luis Obispo, CA for 1 year due to husbands employment. 

-Returned to Parlier to be with family. 

-Lived in Parlier for 30 years out of 33 years of my life.

-While attending Parlier High School, I also attended Reedley College to gain college units prior to HS graduation. 

-Graduated Parlier High in 2005

-After high school, I attended CSU, Fresno. Graduated in 4 years in 2009 with my Bachelors in Criminology with an emphasis in Corrections and a Drug and Alcohol Certificate. 

-Graduated from National University in 2017 with my Masters in Educational Counseling with my Pupil Personnel Services Credential.

 

Contributions to the Parlier Community/Special Interests:

-Held leadership positions in high school - Leadership club, French Club President, Junior Class President, ASB President

-Interned for Parlier Police Department for my undergraduate degree. 

-Worked within Parlier Unified for 6 years.

-Coached Parlier Jr. High girls Basketball (1 year League Champions) 

-Volunteered several years for Parlier PD’s graffiti/community clean up committee.

-Serve as Secretary for our local Rotary Club of Parlier.

 

 

Mares
Member
 
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