Trustee Area 2
Pam Baugher was elected to the Bakersfield City School District Board of Education Nov. 2, 2010, and is currently serving as Board President.
Having graduated from Bakersfield College and Fresno State College (now CSUF), Pam started teaching for BCSD in 1969 at Potomac Elementary School. She was on the committee that renamed the school after Bessie Owens, well-loved retired teacher. Over her 40 year career with the District, Pam also taught at Horace Mann, as a traveling science teacher, and at Nichols. She retired in 2009.
Pam was involved in District committees (e.g., African-American Male Task Force, Budget, Science Adoption), PTA, Nichols School Site Council, & Booster Club. She served on the Kern County School to Career and the Chamber of Commerce’s Teacher of the Year committees. Pam was very active in Bakersfield Elementary Teachers Association (BETA) including serving as president. She was a CTA State Council Representative, Women’s Leadership Cadre Trainer, National Education Association Representative Assembly delegate, and served in many other capacities.
Pam is currently President of the local chapter of CTA-Retired, and is on the Board of the Kern Retired Teachers Association, and the League of Women Voters.