Richard L Swanson, Ph.D.

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  • Expertise as it relates to school culture and climate, ethical community building, crises and situation management, school environment improvement
  • District Fiscal Recovery Expertise
  • Successful turn-around in troubled districts fiscally, academically and culturally
  • Development of five California Distinguished Schools 
  • Revamping of school bullying practices
  • Initiation of Professional Learning Communities
  • Managed school district recovery from $15 million fraud case involving charter school while improving API Scores as much as 92 points
  • Marked improvement of district test and API scores
  • Title IX, Charter Schools, Ed Psychology, School Improvement,
  • Compliance Issues, District Administration 
  • Nine years teaching and instructional consultant, twelve years in private sector
  • 18 years of school leadership (12 as Superintendent)