Message from the President

CCCAOE selects a new Executive Director!

Ms. Amy Christianson has accepted the position as Executive Director and officially came on board September 12, 2017.  

Christianson has been involved in the business, legislative and political process for over two decades. She has worked in education since 1994, most recently at Butte-Glenn Community College in the Career Technical Education divison and is currently the co-owner of Beacon Services, a management consulting firm that specializes in strategic planning, leadership development and community engagement/relations. As respected leader, coach and facilitator, Amy has a passion for creating a structure of support for organizations and students that inspires excellence as her clients break through the personal barriers that block successful growth.  Amy’s work empowers people of all ages and walks of life, from high school students to senior corporate executives and veteran educators, to produce the results that satisfy the desire to make a difference in the world.

Christianson holds a master’s degree in Teaching and Learning with Technology form Ashford University and a graduate of California State University, Chico, with a Bachelor of Arts degree in Liberal Studies. Amy is currently entering her second four-year term as a trustee on the Butte County School Board as Vice President.  She is President of The California County Boards of Education and serves on the CSBA Board of Directors. 

Best Regards,
Joyce Johnson
CCCAOE President