Wendy McDonald

Wendy grew up in San Diego and received her Bachelors Degree in Animal Science from Cal Poly San Luis Obispo and went on to get a certificate from The Exotic Animal Training and Management Program in Moorpark, California. From there she worked as an Elephant Trainer in Vallejo, California. After two and a half years […]

Valerie Romero

Valerie was born in the Philippines, but was raised in San Diego, California where she attended San Diego State University and earned her Bachelor’s in Accounting. Prior to joining High Tech High, she worked at San Diego Community College District in the budget department. She’s excited to start her role as Staff Accountant II and […]

Veronica Grajeda

Veronica is the Director of Community Engagement and Admissions where she manages HTH schools’ Admissions and Enrollment team and supports HTH’s outreach and community engagement efforts at the school level and in the greater San Diego community. Veronica started at High Tech High in 2007 as part of the central office’s operations team where she […]

Susan Battistuz

Susan earned her teaching credential from DePaul University in Chicago, Illinois, and her Masters in Special Education from Chapman University. After teaching 7th and 8th grade in Chicago Public Schools, she taught in Central America and West Africa. In 2001 she moved to San Diego and began teaching 9th-grade math and physics at High Tech […]

Shari San Agustin

I have had the pleasure of working in Special Education for over 30 years. In that time I have wore many hats and have enjoyed all the different roles working directly with children who have special needs to working behind the scenes with Admin Staff. Every opportunity to be a small part of helping students […]

Sarah Barnes

As Ed Specialist Program Manager for the High Tech High Teacher Center Sarah supports Inclusion and Special Education programs across the sixteen High Tech High schools and works with the High Tech High Teacher Center to implement professional development, coursework, and mentorship for new Ed Specialist teachers. Sarah joined High Tech High in 2007 and […]

Rasheed Meadows

Dr. Rasheed Hakim Meadows is the CEO of High Tech High (HTH), an integrated network of 16 charter schools serving more than 5000 students in grades K-12 across four campuses in San Diego, CA.

Patrick Frost

Patrick Frost is General Counsel for High Tech High, supporting its Board and leadership with legal advice and counsel. Prior to joining HTH in January 2020, Patrick spent 21 years with San Diego Unified School District. Patrick was born and raised in Sacramento, CA and came to San Diego for undergrad. While working in Human […]