Emmett Terrell, At-Large
Emmett Terrell, a retired deputy superintended for Pomona Unified School District, has 40 years of experience as a teacher, principal, and administrator in an urban, low income K-12 district. While with the school district, he dedicated 22 years of leadership to the Human Resources department with over 3,000 personnel in a 30,000+ student district and served a student population where 39% were English Language Learners. He earned a bachelor’s degree from the University of La Verne and a master’s from Azusa Pacific University. He currently serves as a member of the L.A. County Fair Association and L.A. County Fair Educational Foundation, as a Board member for Hillcrest Retirement Community, and as a Board member for Bright Prospects, an organization with a special focus on providing college access to low - income high potential students to and through college.