Bonnie Cassel is a former Lodi Unified School District teacher and San Joaquin DeltaCollege Adjunct Instructor, who has proudly served as Area I Trustee for the Lodi Unified SchoolDistrict Board of Education since 2006. Working as a teacher in elementary, middle and highschool classrooms, Bonnie happily served in many different leadership roles including SocialStudies Department Chair, Mentor Teacher, Trainer of Teachers, Master Teacher and Accreditation Chair. Her own three children are graduates of Lodi schools, and three of hersix grandchildren attend Lodischools. As an Adjunct Instructor for San Joaquin Delta College, Bonnie taught United States History and Women’s History. A graduate of The University of California at Davis with a BA in History, Bonnie also earneda Masters Degree in U.S. History from California State University, Sacramento. She is a graduate of the University of Oregon College of Education Administrative Licensure Program. Bonnie is also a champion of National Parks. Her recent assignments have included working as a Summer Interpretive Park Ranger at Yellowstone National Park, Sequoia Kings Canyon National Park, Crater Lake National Park and as a volunteer at Yosemite National Park. Bonnie worked as a Research Historian at Columbia State Historic Park, where she authored the book Columbia: A History of the Gem of the Southern Mines.