In June of 2016, Paulette Donnellon was elected to the board representing District 4, which includes a large portion of the county stretching from Vista to the eastern county line and from Lakeside to the northern boundary.
Donnellon has more than 20 years of experience working with technology in education. She served on the Escondido Union School District Board of Education from 2012-2016. Currently she is an enterprise account manager with LEGO® Education, which offers playful learning experiences and teaching solutions based on the LEGO® system of bricks. In addition to her technology and volunteer background, Donnellon has served nine years in the U.S. Army and was deployed during Desert Storm.
She is an active community member and enjoys spending time with her family and friends in the desert.
Since 1976, Donnellon has resided in Escondido. She is married to John, a retired Escondido police officer and small business owner. Together they have two adult sons.
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