Trustee Blum has been on our Board of Trustees since 2006, and has more than 35 years of experience in education, starting with teaching Adult Education, High School Social Studies, and Physical Education, and as a Cross-Country and Track & Field coach at Buena High school for 22 years. He has also served as an Education Law professor for California Lutheran University and Vanguard University.
Trustee Blum received a Bachelor of Arts Degree in History, a California Teaching Credential, and a Master’s Degree in Education from California Lutheran University, and a Juris Doctor from the Ventura College of Law. He has been a member of the California State Bar since 2006. Trustee Blum is currently a member of the California Community College Trustee State Board and is the Treasurer of the Ventura County Schools Association.
A long-distance runner, Trustee Blum has run a half marathon in 1:06, held the American Record for the Men’s Master’s Road 5K, and was the 1995 Master’s Track & Field National Champion in the 5,000 and 10,000 meter events. In 2014, he was inducted into the Ventura County Sports Hall of Fame.