Our Children, Our Families Council Members
Dr. Brent Stephens
Chief Academic Officer
San Francisco Unified School District
As Chief Academic Officer for SFUSD, Brent leads the division of Curriculum & Instruction for the district, working in partnership with schools and other departments to support great learning and teaching. Prior to this role, he worked as an assistant superintendent with elementary schools in San Francisco and has been the principal in middle and K-8 schools in California and Massachusetts. A National Board Certified Teacher, Brent worked as a Spanish bilingual teacher in Oakland and Boston and began his career as a special education paraprofessional. Mr. Stephens holds a doctorate from Harvard University and has published on school reform with Harvard Education Press.