Robert Brezina, the superintendent desperate enough to hire a 28 year old principal (me), gave me this piece of advice during my first year as a principal. He said, “You have a responsibility to the student and the taxpayer. You must constantly push to be both effective and efficient.”

Adhering to these two driving principles, is what has set my campuses, programs, organizations and solutions apart from the rest of the pack.

Think. Work. Achieve.


Budget Flexibility

When it comes to managing a budget, consider the lesson taught to me by three exceptional school leaders, Richard Hooker,…