Organizational Structure

Monterey County Office of Education

Leadership, Support and Service to Prepare All Students for Success

Dr. Deneen Guss, County Superintendent of Schools

The Alternative Education Program structure and services provide:

  • Increased direct services to students 
  • increased instructional and social-emotional learning opportunities for all star in Common Core, Positive Behavior Intervention and Support and English Language Literacy Acquisition
  • Additional accountability systems and leadership
  • A case management approach, every student instructional plan design and a team to case manage their needs and focus services

Organizational Structure consists of 4 support teams:

  1. Principals, Teachers and Paraprofessionals
  2. Intervention Support, Transitional Services
  3. Case Management Team, Peak Services
  4. Outside Agencies and Community Partners

Organizational Structure


Chris Devers

Senior Director
Phone: 831.755.6457

Maricela Cruz

Administrative Assistant III
Phone: 831.784.4224

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