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Core Faculty


Karen Sanzo

Karen Sanzo

Graduate Program Director & Professor

Research interests include: PK-12 leadership development and preparation; university-district partnerships; innovation and entrepreneurship.

Bill Owings

Bill Owings

Professor

Research interests include: finance; principal quality; teacher quality.

Steve Myran

Steve Myran

Associate Professor

Research interests include: cross-disciplinary theory development work that explores the dynamics between and among school organizational structures, leadership and administration and educational psychology; particularly interested in the degree to which school organizational structures, leadership and administration are congruent with the empirical evidence about motivation and learning.



Jay Scribner

Jay Scribner

Professor

Research interests include: educational policy; professional learning; organizational development; evaluation

RACHEL WHITE

RACHEL WHITE

ASSISTANT PROFESSOR

Research interests include: education politics and governance; voice and participation in education policy making processes; education policy interpretation and implementation


Adjunct Faculty


Stacia Barreau

Stacia Barreau

Assistant Adjunct Professor

Chief of Elementary School Leadership & Compensatory Programs, Hampton City Schools.

Darra K. Belle-White

Darra K. Belle-White

Assistant Adjunct Professor

Principal, Newsome Park Elementary, Newport News Public Schools.

Adam Brown

Adam Brown

Assistant Adjunct Professor

Director of Special Education Williamsburg James City County Schools

Stenette Byrd, III

Stenette Byrd, III

Assistant Adjunct Professor

Executive Director of Elementary School Leadership with the Newport News Public School District



John Caggiano

John Caggiano

Assistant Adjunct Professor

Deputy Superintendent, Hampton City Schools

Mike Cataldo

Mike Cataldo

Assistant Adjunct Professor

Chief Information & Instructional Technology Officer for Norfolk Public Schools

Michael T. Cromartie

Michael T. Cromartie

Assistant Adjunct Professor

Chief Schools Officer for Portsmouth Public Schools.

David W. Gaston

David W. Gaston

Assistant Adjunct Professor

President/CEO Gaston Educational Consulting, LLC



Raymond Haynes

Raymond Haynes

Assistant Adjunct Professor

Chief of Secondary School Leadership for Hampton City Schools

Kathryn Hermann

Kathryn Hermann

Assistant Adjunct Professor

Director of Elementary School Leadership, Newport News City Schools

Debbie Hunley-Stukes

Debbie Hunley-Stukes

Assistant Adjunct Professor

Retired Director of Academic Support and Career Readiness, Curriculum and Instruction, Chesapeake Public Schools

Anita B. James

Anita B. James

Assistant Adjunct Professor

Retired Assistant Superintendent for Curriculum and Instruction, Chesapeake Public Schools



Phil Jepson

Phil Jepson

Assistant Adjunct Professor

Human Resource Consultant

Mark Y. Lineburg

Mark Y. Lineburg

Assistant Adjunct Professor

Superintendent of Halifax County Public Schools

Kate Maxlow

Kate Maxlow

Assistant Adjunct Professor

Director of Innovation & Professional Learning, Hampton City Schools

Jacqueline C. Miller

Jacqueline C. Miller

Assistant Adjunct Professor

Chief of Secondary School Leadership for Hampton City Schools



Christian J. Nierman

Christian J. Nierman

Assistant Adjunct Professor

Principal of Southeastern Cooperative Education Programs.

Craig S. Pinello

Craig S. Pinello

Assistant Adjunct Professor

Director of Exceptional Learning, Chesapeake Public Schools

Kim Pinello

Kim Pinello

Assistant Adjunct Professor

Principal, Hickory Middle School, Chesapeake Public School

James Pohl

James Pohl

Assistant Adjunct Professor

Chief Academic Officer, Norfolk Public Schools



Brandon Ratliff

Brandon Ratliff

Assistant Adjunct Professor

Director of Accountability, Student Achievement, and Technology, Poquoson City Public Schools

Michael Robinson

Michael Robinson

Assistant Adjunct Professor

Director, A. Linwood Holton Governor’s School

Kipp D. Rogers

Kipp D. Rogers

Assistant Adjunct Professor

Chief Academic Officer, Virginia Beach City Public Schools

Daniel Smith

Daniel Smith

Assistant Adjunct Professor

Principal at Lake Braddock Secondary School



James Smith

James Smith

Assistant Adjunct Professor

Senior Executive Director of Middle Schools Virginia Beach City Public Schools

Karen Swann

Karen Swann

Assistant Adjunct Professor

Principal, Laurel Lane Elementary School

Catherine L. Worley

Catherine L. Worley

Assistant Adjunct Professor

Assistant Superintendent for School Leadership

Donna Woods

Donna Woods

Assistant Adjunct Professor

Retired Executive Leadership for Hampton City Schools, Ford Next Generation Learning Coach