Mark Powell, MA.Ed.
“Independent Leadership…Common Sense Solutions!”

Honoring Our Students: It is always a pleasure to highlight the successes of students.

Affordable Housing For Teachers: One way to retain teachers and help them cope with soaring rents is by encouraging local school districts to build affordable housing projects.


Recognized Community Leadership

Teaching and Educational Administrative Experience:

  • Classroom Teacher, 4th Grade, Webster Academy
  • GATE Teacher, 5th/6th Grade, Hearst Elementary School
  • Classroom Teacher, 5th Grade, Curie Elementary School
  • Dean of Students Montgomery Middle School
  • Vice Principal Correa Jr. High School
  • Vice Principal Carlton Oaks School
  • Vice Principal Carlton Hills School
  • Adjunct Professor, National University
  • Adjunct Professor, United States International University (Alliant International University)

President Clairemont Town Council: Meeting with former San Diego Mayor Jerry Sanders when he was Chief of Police in 1993.

Reserve Police Officer San Diego Police Department: Photo of Police Chief Bill Kolender at SDPD Academy Graduation.

Husband and Parent: 

Managing Large Budgets: Mark Powell on KUSI Good Morning San Diego Discusses the sale of San Diego Unified Schools.

Advocating for Students: Mark Powell addresses the San Diego Unified School Board which is one of the school district located in District 1 

School Safety: As a former Reserve Police Officer with the San Diego Police Department Mark understands the importance of keeping our schools safe.

Honoring and respecting diversity: