Superintendent Adam Taylor joined the Rutland City Public Schools in July 2018. He served as Executive Director/ Regional Superintendent of the West Contra Costa Unified School District from 2012-2018, where he supported PreK-Adult Education. In that role, he assisted in the launch of several district wide programs to support African-American students interested in STEM. He had the pleasure of supporting 14 California Blue Ribbon schools and two California Distinguished schools. Prior to West Contra Costa he served as a principal of Brookfield Village Elementary in the Oakland Unified School District.

Mr. Taylor received a Master of Arts in Education from Patten University in Oakland and a Bachelor of Arts from California Polytechnic State University in San Luis Obispo, CA.