San Carlos School Board Appoints New Board Member

The San Carlos School District is pleased to announce that Sarah Cassanego has been appointed as the newest member of the SCSD School Board. Ms. Cassanego was approved to serve the rest of Kathleen Farley's term, through 2022, during a special board meeting last Thursday, October 1. Her first board meeting is tonight, where she will take the oath of office and begin her service to the district. 

Ms. Cassanego’s willingness to provide leadership and service to support our students, staff and families during these challenging times is very much appreciated. She brings many strengths and skills to the board, as you can see by her bio below, including having children in our district. We are extremely fortunate to welcome her to the board!


Sarah Cassanego Bio

  • Education/Community Leadership: Master of Public Policy, Duke University; B.A. International Relations, Stanford University; Served on the Board of Directors at Little Hands Preschool in Belmont; Co-Founder, San Carlos Parents for Racial Equity
  • Professional Experience: Energy efficiency policy analysis at PG&E; solar and energy efficiency project management for the Massachusetts Department of Energy Resources; fundraising and land management for the Peninsula Open Space Trust (POST).
  • Personal Info: Sarah and her husband (a San Carlos native) have lived in San Carlos since 2013 and have two children in preschool and elementary school.
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Please join me in welcoming Sarah to our school district!

Dr. Michelle Harmeier