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Reyes Gauna Ed. D.

Superintendent of Byron Union School District


Dr. Reyes Gauna

Executive Assistant

Desiree Lopez


Office of The Superintendent


Dr. Reyes Gauna was selected as the Byron Union School District Superintendent in May 2019. Prior to this, Dr. Gauna was the Assistant Superintendent of Stockton Unified School District. He is a seasoned teacher and administrator with over 28 years experience in education.

Dr. Gauna began his career as a Custodian and Campus Monitor. Through his time working on the school grounds, he took an interest in teaching and through this began his journey to get his teaching credential. After serving in the classroom at various grade levels, he went on to become a School Counselor, Principal, Coordinator, Assistant Superintendent, and is now the current Superintendent for Byron Union School District.

Dr. Gauna holds a Doctorate Degree from Concordia University Irvine in Educational Leadership and Curriculum. He is and continues to be an active and involved Superintendent who enjoys visiting all of his students and the community. Dr. Gauna currently resides in Lodi California with his wife and 3 children.


To read more about Dr. Gauna's career and life, please click on one of the links below:

ABC7 News- California man goes from school janitor to district Superintendent

THE PRESS- New superintendent, principals for Byron

CUI Magazine Fall 2020 - Reyes Gauna: From Orchards to Educational Leadership

letters from the superintendent