Josh Daniels, General Counsel, joined OUSD in August 2019. Prior to this, he worked as a Director for the California Collaborative for Educational Excellence, where he oversaw statewide training and outreach efforts to school districts, charter schools, and county offices of education. Before then, Josh worked as an attorney for the California School Boards Association and for the law firm of Olson Hagel & Fishburn, advising school districts in California in both positions. Josh was twice elected to the Berkeley School Board, in 2010 and 2014, and served as Board President twice. He holds a Juris Doctorate and a Masters in Public Policy from UC Berkeley, as well as a master's degree in mathematics from Wesleyan University in Connecticut.