Carol Katzman, an educator, has been inaugurated as board chair of Vista Del Mar, a social service agency for children and families in need. Katzman has devoted more than 40 years of service to Vista as a volunteer, board member and board officer.
A Los Angeles resident, Katzman has been involved in the field of education — at the local and state levels — for more than 35 years. She served as assistant superintendent for educational services and assistant to the superintendent of the Beverly Hills Unified School District. She was also a visiting educator with the California Department of Education and has been appointed to numerous education positions throughout her career, including the No Child Left Behind/California AB 312 Committee, the State Board of Education and the California Commission on Teacher Credentialing.