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Susan Castillo Edit Profile

Susan Castillo, American state official, school system administrator. Named one of 100 Most Influential Hispanics in America, Hispanic Business magazine, 2004; recipient Champion of Children award, 2007.

Background

Castillo, Susan was born on August 14, 1951 in Los Angeles, California, United States.

Education

Bachelor in Communications, Oregon State University, 1981.

Career

Staff Oregon Public Broadcasting Radio, 1979-1982. Journalist, reporter Station KVAL-television, Eugene, Oregon, 1982-1997, journalist, reporter legislation sessions Salem, 1991, 93, 95. Member District 20 Oregon State Senate, 1997—2002, assistant Democratic leader legislation sessions, 1999—2002.

Superintendent public instruction Oregon Department Education, since 2003. Board directors Council Chief State School Officers, 2005—2010.