Los Gatos Poet Laureate 2016 Stan Garber

About Stan:
Raised in Anaheim, where he worked at Disneyland, Stan Garber graduated from San Francisco State University in 1981 with a Bachelor’s Degree in English before beginning his career as a public school teacher. Thirty-four years later, Stan is Principal of Cabrillo Middle School /49ers STEM Leadership Institute in the Santa Clara Unified School District.

Stan and his wife are twenty-year residents of Los Gatos, where their three sons matriculated through Blossom Hill, Fisher and Los Gatos High Schools. Stan has been a Community Advisor on the Santa Clara County Child Abuse Council and works weekends at the 49ers Museum at Levi’s Stadium.

He is a published poet, who expresses his delight about being a husband, father, school administrator and resident of Los Gatos through his compositions.   

Selected Poems

Poet Laureate Emeritus Erica Goss