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Muskingum University Education Leadership Graduates Named to Leadership Positions in the Region
Montgomery Hall

As area schools start the academic year, many of them are starting with recent graduates of Muskingum University’s Education Leadership programs at the helm. Ten of the University’s graduates have been named to leadership positions throughout the region.

“Muskingum University prepares educators for licensure as administrative specialists, principals and superintendents,” said Barb Hansen, Dave Longaberger Professor of Teaching & Learning. “Muskingum graduates are doing great things and making all of us proud.”

Graduates with leadership appointments include:

  • Lindsay Rayner, New Director of the Center for Teaching and Learning at Muskingum Valley Educational Service Center
  • Clint Rhodes, New Director of Instruction at Northern Local School District
  • Annette Calendine, New Principal at Perry Elementary, East Muskingum Local Schools
  • Trista Claxon, New Principal at New Philadelphia High School, New Philadelphia City Schools
  • Amy VanBalen, New Principal at Somerset Elementary, Northern Local School District
  • Adrian Williams, New Principal at Zanesville Middle School, Zanesville City Schools
  • Seth Corder, New Assistant Superintendent at Dover City Schools
  • Charles Rinkes, New Superintendent at River View Local Schools
  • Greg Gifford, New Superintendent at Caldwell School District
  • Chase Rosser, New Superintendent at East Guernsey Local Schools

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