• Welcome to Salinas Union High School District (SUHSD) Human Resources! Our mission is to make your employment experience with the our District a pleasant event! The Salinas Union High School District’s (SUHSD) vision is to develop educated learners to the highest standards, preparing them to achieve their life's aspirations and to be productive citizens in a global society.

     The Salinas Union High School District (SUHSD) is located in the Salinas Valley in Monterey County, CA. The district’s proximity to one of the most productive agricultural areas of California, and the short distance from Silicon Valley, provides a diverse array of educational and career opportunities to students. The district serves approximately 16,500 students and is comprised of four comprehensive high schools, four comprehensive middle schools, an alternative education center, adult education, career technical education, and other services. SUHSD is the largest school district in Monterey County (by population). The district is also in the process of beginning construction on a fifth high school, with additional planning being conducted for a fifth middle school.

    In addition, Salinas and the surrounding Monterey County offer wonderful places to work and play!


    The Board of Trustees desires to provide a positive work environment where employees and job applicants are free from harassment and are assured of equal access and opportunities in accordance with law. The Board prohibits any District employee from harassing or discriminating against any other District employee or job applicant on the basis of the person's actual or perceived race, religion, color, national origin, ancestry, age, marital status, pregnancy, physical or mental  disability, medical condition, genetic information, veteran status, gender, gender identity, gender expression, sex, or sexual orientation. (BP 4030)


  • Human Resources Team

    Dr. Hector Galicia
    Assistant Superintendent of Human Resources

    Priscilla Madrid
    Sr. Administrative Secretary III
    831-796-7040 on
    in-district ext. 1017


    Ariane Zamudio
    Director - Classified
    831-796-7052 or
    in-district ext. 1047

    Rebecca Vicente
    Sr. Administrative Secretary II - Classified/ Worker's Compensation  

    831-796-7052 or
    in-district ext. 1047

    Johanna Marquez
    Personnel Specialist II/Classified
    831-796-7042 or
    in-district ext. 1022

    Personnel Specialist II/ Classified
    831-796-7021 or
    in-district ext. 1072

    Maira Rodriguez
    Personnel Clerk - All Subs
    831-796-7043 ext. 1021


    Richard Moreno, Jr.,M.S.,J.D.
    Director - Certificated
    831-796-7067 or
    in-district ext. 1048

    Maria G. Sanchez
    Sr. Administrative Secretary II - Certificated
    831-796-7053 or
    in-district ext. 1091

    Sylvia Halcon

    Personnel Specialist II/Certificated/Credentials
    831-796-7044 or
    in-district ext. 1019

    Nayeli Serrano
    Personnel Specialist II/Certificated
    831-796-7048 or
    in-district ext. 1020

    Lisa Russett
    New Teacher Support/Program Advisor

    Daniel Greene
    New Teacher Support/Intern Prog. Advisor

    District Nurse
    831-796-6900 ext.1331

    District Nurse
    831-796-6900 ext.1300 


    Andrea Castro
    COVID-19 Manager HR
    831.796-7000  ext.1084

    Elia Cabrera
    COVID-19 Assessment Supervisor
    831.796-7000 ext.1085

    Human Resources Fax Number: 831.796.7036