Craig FloydHead of School, Upper Campus
Craig stepped into the role as Head of School, Upper Campus in June 2017. He previously served as Assistant Head of School – Student Affairs, Director of Summer Programs, and Director of Athletics. A graduate of the Upper Campus in 1983, Craig has always followed his passion for sports. He began his coaching career as a sophomore in college, when he coached girls basketball and boys football at Marello Prep in Santa Cruz, CA. Later at Aptos High School he coached baseball as the head JV coach before moving on to the Head Varsity Coach at San Jose High School.
Following his dreams, Craig turned his attention to playing fast-pitch softball in New Zealand and Ohio. After a brief but successful career, he returned to Ojai Valley School to serve as a dorm counselor and coach for two years. Craig made a brief career change to work for his father in the hospitality business in Santa Cruz, operating and managing four boutique inns. Ultimately, he was drawn back to OVS in 2007 to supervise athletics and the resident program. Craig has also taught economics and worked in the Development Office. Craig and his wife, Michele, also an alumnus of OVS, have two boys, Connor and Gavin, who are both graduates of the Upper Campus.