Veronica Farran

Director of Education

A resident of San Diego County for more than two decades, Veronica Farran graduated from San Diego State University in 2002 where she earned a Bachelor’s of Arts in Liberal Arts and Sciences: English. Continuing her education, Veronica earned a Master’s of Education: Curriculum and Instruction from Chapman University in 2005. With a passion for teaching, she went on to earn her Single Subject Teaching Credential in English and an Administrative Services Credential.

An educator for two decades, Veronica began her career in the classroom teaching English in grades six through twelve. Most recently, she spent more than twelve years as a school Principal where, among many things, she oversaw curriculum creation, adoption, management and implementation.

In 2020, Veronica Farran joined STAR/PAL as Director of Education. Through her new role at STAR/PAL, Veronica is able to create positive programs to help educate San Diego County’s youth while helping them make positive connections with law enforcement.

Veronica resides in Escondido with her husband, daughter and two pugs.