Chad Gray

Chief Human Resources Officer

ABOUT Chad Gray

Gray is responsible for overseeing the employee services and organizational needs in the people services division that includes human resources, risk, benefits, recruiting, training and development.


He has more than 20 years of experience working in the education industry. He started his career as a teacher, moved to director of early childhood education and then director of human resources at the Palmdale School District, and later served as the interim assistant superintendent of human resources. He believes in establishing and maintaining positive employee relations and is committed to shared leadership while cultivating trusting relationships. He believes in a hands on leadership style and building leadership capacity in others.    


Gray earned a bachelor’s degree from Washington State University, and a master’s degree in educational administration from California State University, Bakersfield.