Board of Education People

Martha Deutsch

Clerk

Martha Deutsch was appointed to the Board in December 2012. She has taught after school programs for Spanish language at Riviera Elementary School and has also worked as a Spani...

Don Lee

Member

Don Lee was elected to the School Board in November 2007. He is a longtime Torrance resident, moving here with his family in 1960. Don attended Torrance schools and is a To...

Terry Ragins

President

Terry Ragins was elected to the Board in November 2003. She graduated from Ohio State University in 1978, with a Bachelor’s of Science Degree in Occupational The...

Mark Steffen

Member

Mark Steffen was elected to the Board in November of 2005. He graduated from the University of Redlands with a Bachelor's Degree in History. He received his teaching cr...

Michael Wermers

Vice President

Michael Wermers was elected to the School Board in November 2009. After being discharged from the Air Force in 1982, he returned to California and settled in Torrance. He h...