Cynthia Parulan-Colfer is the Superintendent of the Hacienda-La Puente Unified School District, the 2nd largest adult education system in California (after LAUSD). She has over 25 years of educational leadership experience in Vocational Education, English-as-a-Second Language, Citizenship, Greater Avenues for Independence, Adults with Disabilities, and Parent Education. Ms. Parulan-Colfer received a J.D. from Boalt Hall School of Law, UC Berkeley, an M.A. in Educational Administration from CSU Fullerton, and a B.A. from UCLA.
She was nominated by the Department of Workforce Development, Aging and Community Services as a Representative of Adult Education & Literacy.