A Candidate with Integrity, Knowledge, and Educational Experience
Dolly Adams has lived in Castro Valley for more than 30 years and has taught for Castro Valley Unified School District (CVUSD) for 21 years. Dolly has a passion for CV schools and children. Her total teaching experience is upwards of 28 years. She has taught in both Hayward USD and San Ramon Valley USD as a general education teacher in science for 8th and 9th grade. She came on board CVUSD as an Independent study teacher serving students in grades 2 through 12. Currently, she teaches all subjects in the high school curriculum including Algebra and essay writing.
Dolly holds a B.S. in Physical Science - Geology and an M.S. as an Education Specialist. She is an active board member with the CV Teacher's Association, as well as past president and current treasurer for the CV Democratic Club. Presently, she represents the 20th Assembly District for the state and is an associate member of the Alameda County Democratic Central Committee. Dolly has worked as a political activist for more than 25 years, most ardently for issues in education, housing, and the environment. Dolly is a board member on the CV Municipal Advisory Council (MAC Board).
Dolly's family and friends are so important to her successes in life. She has a son who graduated from Redwood Continuation High School and a daughter, Natalie Fazeli, who graduated with high honors from CVHS, and is her campaign manager. Her fiancé, Jason Carney, is the treasurer for the 2020 school board campaign.