Pamela Tyson, PhD

Contra Costa County Office of Education
Director of Educational Services
Pleasant Hill, CA

Pamela Tyson, PhD, has been the Director of Educational Services at the Contra Costa County Office of Education for the past six years.  She is the county lead on the CA-SUMS project, regional lead in the mathematics community of practice, and regional representative on CCSESA’s Regional Assessment Network (RAN).  Before becoming the Director, she was the Mathematics and Assessment Coordinator for ten years at Contra Costa County.  She has lead efforts in school improvement; evaluated charter school applications, and supported districts in writing and approving their Local Control Accountability Plans (LCAPs).