The Archbold Area School District has released the names and resumes of the six finalists for the position of Archbold Middle School principal.
The information was requested and obtained by this newspaper through the Ohio public records law and the Freedom of Information Act.
The board met Saturday, April 24, and selected Royal Short, Archbold native and AHS graduate, for the position. He starts the job Sunday, Aug. 1, at an annual salary of $71,300.
Information on his background was previously detailed.
•Stephen E. Arnold, rural Antwerp; Bachelor of Science, English education, minor in world history, Huntington (Ind.) College, 1991; Master of Science, 2001, Indiana University; administrative licensure classes, Bowling Green State University, 2002, 2005- 06. Employed by Antwerp Local Schools, 1991-present. Current position: junior-senior high school principal, 2005-present. Licenses: Ohio superintendent, high school principal, English teacher.
•Michelle L. Bagrowski, Wauseon; Bachelor of Science, education, May 2003; Masters in Education Supervision, August, 2006, BGSU. Employed by Four County Career Center: junior English instructor, other positions, 2003-07; Archbold Area Schools: curriculum director, other positions, 2007-present. Licenses: teaching– integrated language arts, 7-12; administration and supervision, 5-12.
•Judi Ann Miller, Holland; Bachelor of Arts, Mary Manse College, Toledo, 1974; Master of Education, 1991, University of Toledo; Education specialist degree, 2001, UT; doctoral studies (all but dissertation), administration and supervision major, curriculum minor, 2001-present, UT. Employment: Cathedral Christian Academy,1986- 2002; Consultant, Lucas County Educational Service Center, 2002- 05; principal, Toledo Academy of Learning Community School, 2005- 08; substitute teacher, 2009-present. Licenses: teaching, fine arts, PK-12; principal, PK-12.
•Timothy S. Rettig, Bryan; Bachelor of Science, computer science and education, Defiance College, 1996; Master of Education, educational administration, Bowling Green State University, 2000. Employed by Bryan City Schools, 2000-present; assistant principal, Bryan High School, 2008-present. Licenses: teaching– chemistry 7-12, computer science K-12, administrative high school principal, 7-12, administrative superintendent.
•Barbara J. Weber, Monrovia, Calif., and formerly of rural Pioneer; Bachelor of Science, elementary education, Ohio State University, 1990; Master of Education, special education, Azusa Pacific University, Azusa, Calif., 1993. Employed by Baldwin Park (Calif.) Unified School District, 1990-present;
Inducted Into current position: principal, early childhood education, 2009 to present. Credentials: California administrative services, professional clear multiple subject teaching; specialist instruction credential in special education; resource specialist certificate of competence; crosscultural, language and academic development certificate.