Elizabeth Bettis 

    Liz Bettis


    Joined Board: 2012
    Term Expires: December 2020
                                                                              Email:       ebettis@walnutcreeksd.org
    Phone: 925-287-0494

    • Community Volunteer
    • B.S. - Textiles, UC Davis
    • President - Las Trampas Creek Council of PTA's
    • Parent Advisor - Las Lomas Class of 2015
    • Past President- Walnut Creek Intermediate PTA

    • Ensure our students remain our top priority.
    • Continue collaborative spirit throughout the district.
    • Fiscal responsibility.


     Sherri McGoff
    Sherri McGoff  
     Joined Board: December 2014
    Term Expires:  December 2018
                                                                                           Email:  smcgoff@walnutcreeksd.org
    Phone:  (925) 451-6830

    • Finance Technician Las Lomas High School
    • Past President - Las Lomas High School PTSA
    • Past President - Walnut Creek Intermediate PTA
    • Past President - Walnut Heights PTA
    • Former VP Wells Fargo Bank (Retail Banking - 16 years)




    •  Encourage and solicit meaningful collaboration with all stakeholders and apply diverse perspectives when considering board decisions.
    •  Maintain academic excellence by focusing on student and teacher support
    •  Preserve fiscal stability while ensuring student experience and success remain
     Aimee Moss  
    Aimee Moss  
     Joined Board:  December 2014
    Term Expires:  December 2018
    Phone:  (925) 324-4185
    • Community Volunteer
    • B.A. Education, Smith College
    • Past President, Walnut Creek School District Community Coordinating Council
    • Past President, Murwood Elementary School PTA


    • Support student achievement through rich curricular programs and talented staff
    • Nurture collaboration with community members, including staff, parents, and students
    • Provide fiscal oversight, ensuring resources are aligned with the District’s Local Control Accountability
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    Katie Peña

    Mrs. Pena

    Joined Board: 2000
    Term Expires: December 2020

    E-mail Address: kpena@walnutcreeksd.org
    Phone: 925-209-4966
    • Over 30 years experience in Information Technology (IT), project management and marketing (companies include Crowley Maritime, Inc. and Levi Strauss & Co.)
    • Currently partner of custom application and Information Technology (IT) consulting firm and production and systems manager for academic publisher
    • B.A. Spanish, University of California at Davis
    • Past President, Murwood Elementary School PTA
    • Past President, Walnut Creek Intermediate School PTA
    • Past President, Las Lomas High School PTSA
    • Past President, Walnut Creek School District Community Coordinating Council
    • Past President, Las Trampas Creek Council of PTAs
    • Support the district's Strategic Plan to provide the vision and effective structure for guiding the district's efforts on behalf of our students
    • Foster teamwork, cooperation and collaboration among all stakeholders - staff, teachers, parents, students, and community - to create solid partnerships
    • Maintain fiscal stability


    Barbara S. Pennington

    Mrs. Pennington

    Joined Board: 2002
    Term Expires: December 2018

    Phone: 925-930-0612
    • Financial services management (Charles Schwab and Co., Inc.,) for 25 years, now retired
    • B.A. Liberal Arts, Northeastern Illinois University
    • Past President, Walnut Creek Education Foundation
    • Past President, Parkmead Active Learning School Parent Teacher Organization


    • Continue to prioritize District resources in accordance with our broad-based Strategic Plan
    • Continue to provide our students with an excellent education by attracting and retaining qualified, skilled staff
    • Maintain fiscal stability


Last Modified on February 5, 2018