Timothy B. Baird, Ed.D.

Superintendent, Encinitas Union School District

The Encinitas Union School District (EUSD) has a long-standing reputation of high student achievement and has been acknowledged for its innovative learning opportunities. As Superintendent, Dr. Baird led the implementation of a one to one digital learning program, which includes a suite of digital curriculum, for all students and EUSD has been recognized for two consecutive terms as an Apple Distinguished Education Program. Dr. Baird’s leadership in green initiatives and environmental stewardship has garnered state and national recognition for the District’s conservation efforts, including selection by the U.S. Department of Education as a National Green Ribbon District. In addition, EUSD has developed and implemented an award-winning, comprehensive Health and Wellness Program that incorporates yoga and character education classes for all students.