Mark Twain School District Welcomes New Superintendent

Angels Camp & Copperopolis, CA…Mark Twain Union Elementary School District (MTUESD) Superintendent Eric Griffin comes to Calaveras County with over 14 years of experience in education and comes from a family of educators. Superintendent Griffin started his career in education as a substitute kindergarten teacher. After becoming a full-time teacher, he taught kindergarten, second grade, seventh grade, and eighth grade before becoming a principal.

Prior to becoming MTUESD’s superintendent, he was Director of Curriculum, Instruction, and Assessment for Chowchilla Elementary School District.

“Growing up in a small town gave me the respect and understanding of our small community’s needs,” explained Superintendent Griffin. “My goal is to capitalize on the district’s many strengths, to continuously improve the programs and services we are providing the students of Angels Camp and Copperopolis. Together, we can accomplish incredible things and I look forward to being a part of that process.”