Formerly the assistant principal at Laguna Hills High School, Sam Oramas joins Rowland Unified from Saddleback Valley Unified. Oramas was responsible for discipline and attendance in Laguna Hills. He is now a new vice principal at Nogales High School.
Earlier in his career, Oramas served as dean of students at Temple City High School, where he handled discipline.
Oramas also taught math and social science at Downey High School for seven years. There he worked with at-risk students, as well as English language learners.
Fluent in Spanish, Oramas received his doctorate in law from Brigham Young University and a bachelor’s degree in mechanical engineering.