Robert Ocampo, Trustee Area #2

Robert Ocampo

Trustee Area #2 - Dr. Oscar F. Loya Elementary School and Monte Bella Elementary School

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Roberto Ocampo was elected to serve as trustee of the Alisal Union School District in November 2018, and was sworn in on Dec. 12, 2018. He represents Area 2, which encompasses Monte Bella and Oscar F. Loya elementary schools.

Born and raised in Salinas, Ocampo attended Jesse G. Sanchez Elementary when it was still called Sanborn. After graduating from El Sausal and Alisal High School, he attended UC Santa Cruz and earned a B.A. in sociology and San Jose State University, where he also earned a masters in counseling and a counseling credential. After a 40-year career as counselor at Alisal High, he retired in May 2018.

In addition to his work as counselor, Ocampo served on the Salinas City Council for 13 years starting in 1991.

Mr. Ocampo has a love for education and enjoys working with students and parents, a big motivation behind his desire to serve the community. He’s also committed to Alisal Union School District approach to educate the whole child and is looking forward to becoming more involved in those efforts.

As a local member of the National Fraternity of the Secular Franciscan Order, Mr. Ocampo would like to incorporate the order’s vision of compassion to his work on the Board of Education.