Junípero Serra in Gardena has appointed Thomas Stafford their director of marketing and admissions. Stafford’s responsibilities will include developing partnerships with prospective students, the community and the media

Jeff Guzman, the school’s principal, said of the appointment, “I am thrilled for Thomas Stafford to join our leadership team. His experience and record of accomplishment in marketing, outreach and media relations are top-notch.”

Previously, Stafford worked as the director of marketing and communications and the associate director of development at Orange Lutheran High School in Orange. Stafford is eager to begin his duties at Serra. “The people within the Serra community is what makes it special,” he said.