Ms. Bond served on the Lakeside Joint School Board for a decade, with her term expiring in 2020 (appointed 2010, elected 2012, reelected 2016, and Board President 2016). After graduating from Purdue University with a BS in Technology, her career began in software at Ashton-Tate and migrated to hardware, where she worked in Silicon Valley High Tech companies, such as Apple Computer, Sun Microsystems, and a few fun but short-lived startups. In 2006, when her son was diagnosed with a chronic disease, parenting became her primary role. Most recently, she directed Supply and Technology Global Operations Engineering for Avid Technology in Mountain View. Today, she serves as a COVID-19 CICT for the Santa Clara Public Health Department.
Ms. Bond has held many roles advocating for students, including Lakeside PTA President, School Site Council member, Project Cornerstone facilitator, YMCA Camp Coordinator - Camp Celiac, and is active in Los Gatos Music Boosters. She is a former American Field Service (AFS) liaison for Foreign Exchange students ages 15-18 and has enjoyed hosting many students in her home.
Ms. Bond and her husband have two sons: both former Los Gatos High School students. Their exchange student son (LGHS 2012) now works in London. Ms. Bond is a longtime resident of the Santa Cruz Mountains.