Trustee John Salazar, a native of Southern California, moved to San Diego in 1977. He holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Business Marketing, and a minor in Political Science from San Diego State University.
After graduation, he worked for a local congressman, then formed his own Marketing Company. He spent the next 25 years growing the firm, which ultimately became an industry leader in customer service and acquisition. John left the company in 2009 to pursue other interests. He has since worked for the San Dieguito and Escondido School Districts, serving as a substitute teacher.
John served on the County Service Authority 83/83A Advisory Committee, and as a board member of the Natural History Museum. He held previous membership in the San Diego Rotary, and was an active leader in the Ecke YMCA Trailmate and Princess camping programs. John began his first term as a school board member on December, 2010. He encourages everyone to come to board meetings, and if you have any questions or comments, to either email or call him at (858) 229-6820.
John and his wife, Donna, reside in Rancho Santa Fe. The Salazars have three adult children, one of which is a graduate of Torrey Pines High School.