The Assistant Principal of the Year award recognizes outstanding assistant principals who have succeeded in providing high-quality learning opportunities for students as well as demonstrating exemplary contributions to their schools and communities.

2022 APOY Winner

To meet the needs of her school, Kenya Nelson-Warren says she works hard to remain versatile and flexible. She knows the value of effective communication and ensures it is maintained, especially during initiatives, assessments and expectations. Her principal describes her as a servant leader who represents the very best in leadership within the district. She finds creative solutions and inspires others to reach their full potential. She is the principal designee, when needed, and is trusted for her decision-making skills and collaborative abilities. She has a proven track record for increasing student achievement with a fierce determination in ensuring rich instruction and student support.

Congratulations to the 2021-22 Assistant Principal of the Year Finalists!

Tabitha L. Brown | Phillis Wheatley Elementary
Autherene Opal Leighvard | Pinewood Elementary

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