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Lisette Estrella-Henderson

Solano County Office of Education
Superintendent of Schools
Fairfield, CA
A sought-after speaker and author of numerous articles, Lisette’s expertise ranges from language and literacy for English Learner students, effective English Learner program development, implementation, and evaluation to leadership development, equity and diversity, strategic thinking, and instructional leadership coaching.

She earned her Bachelor of Arts degree from the University of California, Davis; and a Master’s in Education from the California State University, Sacramento with a focus on bilingual cross-cultural education. In addition to her California Teaching Credential, Lisette is a certified leadership coach and holds both a Bilingual Specialist and an Administrative Services Credential. She serves on numerous boards and advisory councils including but not limited to the: California Collaborative for Educational Excellence; University of California, Davis Computing, Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math (C-STEM) Girls in Robotics Leadership (GIRL) Advisory Board; Brandman University Advisory Committee; and Touro University Anchor Institutions of Higher Learning and Community Partners Steering Committee.

Lisette proudly represents Solano County public education as an active member of several local, regional, and statewide leading educational and community organizations. Her broad knowledge, experience, and leadership abilities have earned her local, statewide, and national respect and recognition.