Sharan Kaur was elected to the Board of Education in 2016. She has been a resident of Union City for 25 years and is a product of the New Haven Unified School District. She started 5th grade at Cesar Chavez Middle School and graduated from James Logan High in 2000. Sharan brings a decade of Program Management experience from Silicon Valley ranging from start-up engineering, finance, marketing, and diversity and educational initiatives.
Sharan and her husband are very community oriented and belong to several charities that assist impoverished families; promote health and education, as well as charities that help protect the well-being of animals.