The City of Fairfax School Board voted unanimously to appoint Dr. Phyllis Pajardo as Superintendent. Dr. Pajardo’s will begin her work immediately. Dr. Pajardo is the former Assistant Superintendent for the City of Fairfax. Dr. Pajardo previously worked for Fairfax County Public Schools in a variety of leadership roles. Dr. Pajardo began her 30+ year career in education as an elementary school teacher.
Dr. Pajardo is also the co-author of “The Principal Influence: A Framework for Leadership Capacity in Principals.” In addition to her work as superintendent and author, Dr. Pajardo speaks to educators and administrators across the country about the positive impact a principal can have on a school and community.