|| MAPES, Eric
Mr. Mapes joins the Gaucho Family after spending the last five years as an assistant principal at Piedmont High School, and two years as the assistant principal at Piedmont Middle School. Prior to becoming an administrator, Mr. Mapes spent fifteen years teaching.
He began his teaching career in San Lorenzo, and has taught in Albany, Beijing, China, Silver Spring, Maryland, and Washington DC. Mr. Mapes grew up in Albany, and now lives with his wife and three children in El Cerrito. He is an avid sports fan, loves to travel, and enjoys spending time with friends and family.
Mr. Mapes comes from a family of educators; his mother was an elementary school secretary and his sister is a first grade teacher in the West Contra Costa Unified School District.