Phil Quon, Partner

Phil served as Superintendent for 19 years in the Bay Area – 13 years at Union School District in San José and the last six years in Cupertino Union School District.

He also worked in Southern California as Assistant Superintendent of Instructional Services – Val Verde USD, Director of Secondary Programs – Santa Ana USD, Coordinator of Media Services – Montebello USD, and Mathematics Teacher, Tennis Coach, and Activities Coordinator – Irvine USD.

Phil was instrumental in getting the Cupertino community to support the passage of two parcel taxes and one bond election (three elections in the span of four years).

He has served as the President of the statewide ACSA Superintendency Council, the Chair of the ACSA Superintendents’ Symposium, and the President of the California City School Superintendents.

Phil is the former Chief Business Official for Leadership Associates (through 2018).

He also served on the American Association of School Administrators (AASA) Governing Board and on the CSBA Annual Education Conference Planning Committee and Education Legal Alliance Advisory Group.

He has been the Director of the ACSA Superintendents Academy as well as a presenter in the ACSA “Leading the Leaders” Program for newly appointed superintendents in California.

He has chaired numerous WASC accreditation teams in California and Hawaii. He was recently a member of the CTC Teaching Mathematics Advisory Panel and is a contributor to the National Journal Online Education Blog.

Phil received his Bachelor’s Degree in Mathematics from UCLA and his Master’s Degree in Education Administration from CSULA.