Superintendent of Schools
Adam Clark Ed.D.
Theresa Harrington Brandt
About Superintendent Dr. Clark
Named as a "2022 Superintendent to Watch" by the National School Public Relations Association (NSPRA), Adam Clark Ed.D is widely recognized as a dynamic leader with strong communications skills, who has worked to improve outcomes for all students in his 20 plus years in education.
As superintendent of Mt. Diablo Unified, Dr. Clark has prioritized innovative and effective use of technology and communication within the school district, reflecting his commitment to transparency and community engagement.
Dr. Clark began his education career in 1994 as an elementary teacher in the West Contra Costa Unified school district. From there, he transitioned to school leadership in Contra Costa County, serving as a middle school vice principal, elementary school principal, middle school principal, and high school principal. He then moved into district office roles, serving as the Assistant Superintendent of Administrative Student Services in the Liberty Union High School District and as the Associate Superintendent of Educational Services in Antioch Unified. Before being appointed to lead Mt. Diablo Unified in 2020, Dr. Clark served as superintendent for three years in the Vallejo City Unified School District.
As a seasoned superintendent with a focus on equity and preparing all students for college and careers, Dr. Clark emphasizes the importance of providing students and staff with the support they need to succeed.