School Board Members

The Berkeley Unified School District Board of Education is comprised of five elected members who serve staggered four year terms and two student directors elected from the high schools each year.

BUSD Board of Education September 2014

BUSD Board of Education September 2014

Voicemail messages can be left for all board members at this number: 510-644-6550.  Email addresses are listed below each director below.

To communicate with Board Members via email:

Karen Hemphill, (2014)

Josh Daniels, President (2014)







Beatriz Leyva-Cutler, Clerk (2016)








Judy Appel Vice President (2016)







Julie Sinai (2014)

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Jesse Barber, Student Director – BHS (2014-15)

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Carlos Ku-Ceja, Student Director – BTA (2014-15)

Contact Information for the BUSD Board of Directors:
Individual email addresses above or will send your message to all of the Board.