Gresham-Barlow School District announces administrative changes for 2020-21
Thelina O'Daniel-Powell Valley Elementary
Thelina O’Daniel, who currently serves as a senior program director for Portland Public Schools, will become Powell Valley Elementary School’s next principal. Alice Hunsaker currently serves as interim principal of Powell Valley Elementary School. She has been serving in this capacity since January, when former principal Michele Cook became the school district’s executive director of Student Support Services.
Jessica Miner-Ramirez-Hollydale Elementary
Jessica Miner-Ramirez, who currently serves as an assistant middle school principal at a school in the Woodburn School District, will become Hollydale Elementary School’s next principal. Hollydale Elementary School Principal Debra James will be retiring at the end of the 2019-20 school year.
Shawnda Sewell-North Gresham Elementary
Highland Elementary School Principal Shawnda Sewell will become principal of North Gresham Elementary School. Nicki Hudson has been serving as interim principal of North Gresham Elementary School since February, when former principal Tracy Klinger became the school district’s director of teaching and learning-elementary.
Beth Fraze-Highland Elementary
Kelly Creek Elementary School Principal Beth Fraze will become principal of Highland Elementary School. The search for the next principal of Kelly Creek Elementary School has been underway.