Chen to begin tenure on July 1, 2023
Eileen Aguba Chen, a longtime educator with deep experience as a collaborative leader with a focus on building academic goals, instructional programs, and professional development, has been selected as Robla School District’s next superintendent. The appointment was approved by the Robla Board of Education at their meeting on March 29, 2023.
Mrs. Chen comes from the Pittsburg Unified School District in Pittsburg, CA, where she has served as Executive Director of Educational Services since July 2018. She began her career in education in 2001 as a teacher at Pittsburg High School and was promoted to Assistant Principal. In 2011, she was appointed to be the Principal at Los Medanos Elementary, the district’s only California Distinguished and Title I Academic Achievement School, prior to moving to the central office in the Educational Services department in 2015.
Mrs. Chen received her B.S. in Mathematics from California Polytechnic State University, San Luis Obispo. She earned her Administrative Credential and Masters in Educational Leadership from California State University, East Bay. She is a member of the Association of California School Administrators (ACSA) and California Association of Asian & Pacific Leaders in Education (CAAPLE).
Mrs. Chen begins her tenure on July 1, 2023, and over the next three months, she will begin getting acquainted with the Robla School District and transitioning into the role of superintendent alongside retiring superintendent Ruben Reyes.