A graduate of El Cerrito High School and UC Berkeley, Michael Aaronian has served public education for more than 30 years. He has served as a high school (El Cerrito), middle school, and elementary principal. Twice serving as a manager in county offices of education, Michael led programs in career development and human resources. He has also served as a teacher, counselor, and co-administrator within and outside of West Contra Costa. Michael’s advocation is football officiating, at which he has served at the Division I level since 1995.