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Monterey County Office of Education

Leadership, Support and Service to Prepare All Students for Success

Dr. Deneen Guss, County Superintendent of Schools

Technology & Operations

Technology & Operations Student/Teacher Collage


To provide for the innovative, dependable, and efficient use of information technology to enable students, faculty and staff throughout Monterey County to effectively meet their goals and expand their capabilities as a learning community. 


Team Work

Every individual striving for perfect performance delivered in perfect alignment with the Team. The focus is on strengths and fit. Team Work is about synergy resulting in gestalt.


The constant pursuit of improvement, of new ideas and better ways to get the job done. The focus is on automation and optimization. Innovation is about increasing productivity and expanding capacity.

Service Excellence

The embrace of the ethic of Service amplified to the highest levels of performance. The focus is on contribution and accountability. Service Excellence is about consistently meeting customer needs and exceeding customer expectations.


To be recognized as the California K-12 leader at optimizing operational processes and delivering technology services in the most efficient and effective manner possible.



Trish Paulson

Chief Technology & Operations Officer
Phone: 831.755.0324

Natalie Hatley

Executive Assistant
Phone: 831.784.4247

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