Meet Our Team

Monterey County Office of Education

Leadership, Support and Service to Prepare All Students for Success

Dr. Deneen Guss, County Superintendent of Schools

Meet Our Team

MCOE Main Office

Summer Prather-Smith, Senior Director

Adriana Chavarin, Administrative Assistant III

Yen Le, Accountant

Annabel Castro, Parent Liaison

Maricela Acosta, Administrative Assistant II

Esther Medina, Program Specialist

Jorge Morales, Educational Liaison I

MCOE West Campus 3

Cristina Abonce, ECE Program Director

Faviola Nieto, Administrative Assistant I

Robin Cohen, Program Specialist

MCOE West Campus 4

Efrain Magallanes, Program Manager

Esther Anaya, Student Information Specialist

Margarita Romero, Student Information Specialist

Alejandra Valadez, I & R Liaison II

MCOE West Campus 11

Miguel Contreras, I & R Liaison II

Humbelina Donato, I & R Liaison I

Sonia Estrada, I & R Liaison I

Oscar Gutierrez, I & R Liaison I

Alejandro Magallanes, I & R Liaison I

South Monterey County Joint Union School District

Guadalupe Rodriguez, Educational Advocate

Rosa Trujillo, Educational Advocate

Otilia Gamez, Family Service Advocate

King City Union School District

Jose Perz, Resource Teacher

Barbara Garcia, Family Service Advocate

Santa Rita Union School District

Lucila Perez, Resource Teacher

Tammy Mena, Resource Teacher

Marcela Castro, Family Service Advocate

Chualar Union School District

Blanca Valverde, Family Service Advocate

Soledad Unified School District

Lucila Perez, Resource Teacher

Tammy Mena, Resource Teacher

Elizabeth Fausto, Educational Advocate

Mayra Amador, Family Service Advocate


Summer Prather-Smith

Senior Director
Phone: 831.755.6403

Esme Borrego

Administrative Assistant
Phone: 831.755.6403

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