• Sarasota County Schools has a passionate leadership team that's dedicated to the academic development and success of every student in the district. They collaborate with many teams, school leaders and staff to ensure the best resources and opportunities are available to all. Any questions you may have, as a parent or student, can be answered and are welcomed by the leadership team members listed below.

  • Finance

    Bonnie Penner, Assistant Superintendent, Chief Financial Officer  
    (941) 927-9000 ext. 31300   

    Career, Technical and Adult Education

    Dr. Ron Dipillo, Career, Technical and Adult Education Executive Director
    (941) 927-9000 ext. 62324


    Jody Dumas, Assistant Superintendent, Chief Operations Officer
    (941) 927-9000 ext. 31103 

    Duane Oakes, Chief of Police
    (941) 927-9000 ext. 31128

    Dr. Allison Foster, Human Resources and Labor Relations Executive Director
    (941) 927-9000 ext. 31200

    Craig Maniglia, Communications and Community Relations Director
    (941) 927-9000 ext. 31134

    Legal Counsel

    Mr. Patrick Duggan
    Mr. Michael McKinley