Dr. Jocelyn Chavez
Assistant Principal


Dr. Jocelyn Chavez has held multiple roles in her 29-years of being in education. She’s been an Associate Director of Admissions at the University of the Pacific, Teacher In Charge and College Career Counselor at Monterey Trail High School in Elk Grove, MOU Program Manager/Admissions Counselor at Sacramento State University,  Adjunct Faculty/Counselor at Cosumnes River College, Dissertation Chair and Dissertation Team Member at Brandman and University of La Verne, mentor and supervisor of students obtaining their Master’s in Counseling, and possesses extensive teaching experience.

More recently, Dr. Chavez has been working at the Galt Joint Union High School District, where she was the District Counselor, College & Career. Her wide breadth of experience working with K-12 schools, community colleges, UC/CSU, and private 4-year institutions make her an ideal candidate for the role of assistant principal. 

First year working at St. Francis: 2021
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Ed.D. Organizational Leadership, University of La Verne, 2011

M.S., School Counseling, University of La Verne, 1999

B.A., University of California, Davis, 1991


CA Clear-Pupil Personnel Services Credential, 1991