Jim Head

Director of Field Experience




  • Ed.Spec. in Education Administration, Truman State University
  • MA, Truman State University
  • BSE in Speech and Drama, Truman State University

Professional Achievements:

  • 31 years as a teacher and administrator in Missouri public schools


  • DESE Administrator Mentoring Program- Regional Coordinator
  • DESE Office of Educator Quality- Performance Based Evaluation- Statewide Taskforce member
  • MPEA Member- Missouri Professors of Educators
  • Past President of the Missouri Association of Secondary School Principals
  • Executive Board of the National Association of Secondary School Principals

Honors and/or awards:

  • Named Outstanding Principal of the Year in 2000 by the Northeast District Principals Association.