Shelly Viramontez has been named superintendent of the Campbell Union School District. She will succeed Eric Andrew, who is retiring at the end of June.


Viramontez earned education and administrative credentials from Santa Clara University and San Jose State University, a master’s in special education from San Jose State and a doctorate in organization and leadership from the University of San Francisco.


The Campbell district serves more than 7,500 students in preschools, nine elementary schools, three middle schools and a home school program in parts of six cities in Santa Clara County.