Bud Dougherty

Bud Dougherty

Bud Dougherty

Board Chair

Bud Dougherty has worked on California public education issues for over 20 years. In his former role, as Executive Director of the California School Employees Association (CSEA), Mr. Dougherty served on the Executive Board of the California Education Coalition.

Before becoming part of the Labor Movement, Mr. Dougherty worked as a community organizer for California Citizens Action League in San Francisco, as an Urban Planner for the state of Massachusetts, and taught middle school as a Peace Corps Volunteer in Tanzania. Mr. Dougherty has a BA from Northwestern University and a Masters of Urban Planning from Columbia University.

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