Background: He was a Peace Corps volunteer in
West Africa from 1985 to 1987, and taught math in Richmond Unified
School District from 1988 to 1990. He worked in Tracy Unified
School District for 10 years before working at the San Joaquin
County Office of Education.
Family: He is married to his wife Diane and has
three children. Two attend public schools in Tracy; the eldest
graduated from Tracy High School and attends University of
Occupation: Deputy superintendent at San
Joaquin County Office of Education.
Education: Bachelor of Arts in economics from
University of California, Berkeley; Master of Education in
administration, College of New Jersey; administrative services
credential from California State University, Stanislaus.
Background: Tilton grew up in Manteca and
started his teaching career at Manteca High School. In 1992, he
joined the San Joaquin County Office of Education, co-founding the
“one.” program. He authored several charter petitions for
Occupation: Superintendent of charter schools,
New Jerusalem Elementary School District.
Education: Bachelor of Arts from California
State University, Stanislaus; Master of Education from University
of LaVerne; Doctor of Education from University of the Pacific;
graduate of Association of California School Administrators,
Superintendents and Personnel Administrators Academy.
Family: He is married to his wife Shalice and
has four grown children.