Who is Leroy Gaines?
✔ Named Oakland Principal of the Year (2012).
✔ Served 9 years as Principal at ACORN Woodland in East Oakland – awarded “California Distinguished School” under his leadership.
✔ Founding member of CAUSA (urban school leaders) and former Executive Boardmember of United Administrators of Oakland Schools.
✔ Led an education non-profit that recruits and trains principals nationwide.