Glenn Vander Zee serves as the Associate Superintendent of Educational Services for the East Side Union High School District. Throughout his career, Mr. Vander Zee served as an educator in Mexico and the United States. Previously, he served as an administrator at elementary, middle school and high school levels. Locally, the schools in which he has worked—Mathson Middle School and James Lick High School--focused on establishing high expectations, student centered instruction and strong relationships to bring about new outcomes for students and their communities. For this work, he was awarded multiple awards including the NAASP Principal of the Year for California in 2007.