Monterey County Office of Education

Leadership, Support and Service to Prepare All Students for Success

Dr. Deneen Guss, County Superintendent of Schools

Mission, Vision, & Core Values

Mission Statement

The Monterey County Office of Education provides the leadership, support and service excellence needed to prepare the diverse students of Monterey County for success in each step of their educational journey.

Vision

Every student’s educational experience will prepare them for success as productive and contributing members of our global society. 

Core Values

Accountability

We are accountable in all we do, always operating in a transparent manner, building and upholding the public’s trust.

Collaboration

We promote a collaborative culture that empowers organizational synergies and strong partnerships.

Innovation

We are committed to leadership that cultivates innovative ideas that result in effective systems and increased capacity.

Diversity

We value and promote diversity, respecting different perspectives, cultures, and experiences to better serve our communities.

Equity

We foster a culture of equity to provide opportunities for everyone to perform at the highest levels of achievement.

Contacts

Dr. Deneen Guss

County Superintendent
superintendent@montereycoe.org
Phone: 831.755.0301

Carla Strobridge Stewart

Assistant to the County Superintendent
cstewart@montereycoe.org
Phone: 831.784.4244

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