Board of Education » Cary C. Chen - President

Cary C. Chen - President

CARY C. CHEN – President

Re-elected in 2018; Term will end December 30, 2022

Trustee Area 3

Professional Experience

  • Geophysicist, Western Geophysical, and UNOCAL 76. (1978-1991)
  • Corporation Executive in charge of International Operations (1991-1995)
  • Founder and Operator of a Contract Furniture Company (1995-present)

Community Involvement

  • Rowland Resident Since 1981
  • Volunteer driver for Rowland Elementary, Alvarado, and Rowland High. 1994-2003
  • Director of a K-8 after-school and summer school program.
  • Former Principal of Hacienda Heights Area Chinese School.
  • Served two terms at Executive Board of Southern California Council of Chinese Schools.
  • Former President of Southern California Society of International Trade.


  • Bachelor of Science, Geology, Taiwan.
  • Master of Science, Earth Sciences, the University of Akron, Akron, Ohio