Commissioner Dillard is the Principal at William Penn Elementary School in the Bakersfield City School District. Mr. Dillard is also the Vice President of the Driller to Driller Foundation (Bakersfield High School academic scholarship foundation) and serves as the Chairperson of the African American Network of Kern County. He previously served as an administrator for Sandrini School in the Panama-Buena Vista Union School District. Mr. Dillard is known as an educator who goes above and beyond. He spent decades in the classroom serving as an invaluable role model to countless students in the community. He was never afraid to do what it took to reach his students, even if it meant being a little less than serious.