Katie Koutsoulis, Board President Katie Koutsoulis moved to Stockton after earning her B.A. in Psychology from Sacramento State. She and her husband decided to raise their three children close to family in his hometown of Stockton. Katie has worked for Alexan and Entex Information Systems as a full charge bookkeeper, internal auditor, and financial analyst. Katie owned a special event planning business for nine years. She served on the St. Basil Preschool Board for ten years as Secretary and on the Kohl Education Foundation for seven years as Treasurer and as President. Katie assists with volunteer management during the Bakersfield Business Conference which takes place once every five years in her hometown of Bakersfield. She is an independent contractor with ImageTech Promotions and enjoys parenting her three children, all of whom are former or current Stockton Collegiate students. email@example.com
Kathy Swanson, Board CFO and Secretary Kathy Swanson worked in Human Resources at Stockton Savings and Loan for nine years before beginning her current career of service in the Stockton community. She has been a tireless volunteer in schools, serving on the School Site Council and PTA at John Adams, as the Vice President of the Franklin High School Site Council, and as a dedicated supporter of Stockton Collegiate in its organizing year as her son, Steven, spent his senior year at Stockton Collegiate, earning the distinction of being one of the school's first four graduates. Kathy's civic involvement also includes a twenty-year membership in the Stockton Fire Department Auxiliary where she served on the Board of Directors including terms as Secretary and President.
Paul Canepa Paul Canepa is a lifelong resident of Stockton. After graduating from college with a degree in Business Administration he returned to his family's downtown business, Canepa's Carwash, a Stockton business since 1955. He and his wife Leslie, who works with K-5 students at Stockton Collegiate, have two daughters. Paul was elected twice to the Lincoln Unified School District Board. He served on the City of Stockton Parks and Recreation Committee. Paul was elected to the Stockton City Council in 2011 and served as Vice Mayor of the City of Stockton from 2012-2014. During his four-year term on the City Council, Paul also served as the chair of the Audit Committee.
Kathy Piper Kathy Piper and her husband came to Stockton on their fifth anniversary and has spend the years since involved in the educational lives of all three of their children, two sons and one daughter. Some years that meant volunteering at three different schools. Her activities include: V.I.P., Parent Outreach Committee, A.C.T. Team Parent Booster Club, Hamilton Middle School's AVID Program, and Franklin's Band and Athletic Booster Clubs. Kathy currently serves on the SUSD Citizen's Bond Measure Committee.
Scott Luhn, Head of School Scott Luhn, a native of Washington State, graduated cum laude in 1993 with a B.A. in Social Science from California State University, Stanislaus. He completed an M.A. in Education Administration in 2003. Scott taught American Government, Economics, and US History at Stagg and Edison High Schools in Stockton Unified School District. He was a department chair and Assistant Principal at Stagg High School, before becoming Principal of Franklin High School in 2004. Scott and his wife Marlene, a retired kindergarten teacher, have three sons all of whom attended SUSD schools.