Rosanne Bader was elected to the Mt. SAC Board of Trustees in 2003 and reelected in 2007 and 2011. Also in 2007, she was elected to the California Community College Trustees Board, which makes recommendations about education policy issues pending before the state Board of Governors and the California Legislature. Bader is a member of the Board of Directors of Pomona Valley Hospital Medical Center and serves as a member of the hospital’s Foundation Board. She also presides over the Pomona Rotary Board.
Bader spent 32 years in public education, both as a teacher and administrator. Before retiring from the Pomona Unified School District in 2001, she was principal at Diamond Point Elementary School in Diamond Bar and formerly served as principal of Allison Elementary School in Pomona. In 1999, she was named “Administrator of the Year” by the Association of California School Administrators-Region XV.
Bader holds a bachelor’s degree in political science from UCLA, a teaching credential from the University of La Verne, and a master’s degree in school administration from CSU Fullerton.