Felice Rodoni


Felice Rodoni served 46 years in public education beginning his career at Manteca High School and ending it at San Joaquin Delta College. During his career he served as teacher, dean of students, principal, and college administrator.

Mr. Rodoni's contributions to education included seventeen years in the Manteca school system. He was an outstanding business teacher and demonstrated leadership skills in developing and administrating evening school courses at Manteca High School. He became a school site administrator and excelled in the areas of student welfare, curricular development, and school
site planning. Upon unification of the present Manteca Unified School District, Mr. Rodoni was appointed Principal of East Union High School. His role was to plan and develop the new school. Mr. Rodoni's leadership was a driving force which led to the establishment of an espirit de corps for students, staff, and parents which resulted in numerous projects being completed to improve the school plans and atmosphere. East Union evolved as a school with innovative curriculum and scheduling and was recognized statewide.

Mr. Rodoni advanced his career in education and was appointed Dean of Student Services at San Joaquin Delta College. As in his service to Manteca schools, Felice excelled in his new assignment. He established innovative and creative programs that helped students in furthering their education at four-year colleges. He became known as a person with an "open door policy" and was available to deal with students who were in need of a helping hand. After retiring from Delta College, Mr. Rodoni returned and served as a consultant and worked closely with the college president and the San Joaquin Delta Board.

Mr. Felice Rodoni devoted 46 years to education resulting in numerous positive accomplishments and acknowledgments.