Schooley named executive director of principals' association
The Missouri Association of Elementary School Principals announced the selection of Michael Schooley, Ed.D., as the association's executive director effective Oct. 1, 2013.
Prior to his appointment, Schooley served as the deputy executive director of National Association of Elementary School Principals based in Alexandria, Va. He retired from the Columbia Public School in Columbia, Mo., in 2009, after 23 years there as an elementary school principal.
Schooley has received numerous awards throughout his career, including the 2008 Outstanding Service Award by the Missouri Association of Elementary School Principals, and the 2004 Outstanding Administrator for Columbia Public Schools.
He graduated from Washington High School in Washington, Iowa, in 1974. He and his wife, Cindi, will reside in Columbia, Mo.