Itoco is a Marin native who serves as the superintendent of the Sausalito-Marin City School District. He spent 12 years as a teacher and instructional coach and six years as a middle school and elementary school administrator; he has also served as an educational consultant. Itoco is dedicated to educational equity and to “transformative outcomes” for students, families and communities; he brings that same approach to First 5 Marin’s work for young children. Itoco attended Marin County public schools including Tampalpais High School in Mill Valley; he earned his B.A. and a doctorate in education from UC Berkeley and a Master of Arts in Teaching from Fresno State University.