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Release May 18, 2012
Board Appoints Kristen Beaudin
Principal, Hickory Hills Elementary
Beaudin, Current Assistant Principal
Compton Elementary, Cobb County School District
Marietta, GA - The Board of Education of the City of Marietta has named Kristen Beaudin—the current Assistant Principal at Compton Elementary, Cobb County School District—as the new Principal at Hickory Hills Elementary. Beaudin assumes the post July 1, 2012. She replaces Diana Mills who is leaving the school district after seven years of service.
Beaudin brings eight years' experience as a teacher, and four years elementary grades administrative experience in the Cobb County School District. "Her background as an instructional and area lead teacher, and her expertise in elementary curriculum and instruction, school improvement strategies in Title schools, and proven track record of building effective school partnerships with community resources and stakeholders are strengths she brings to the job," said Dr. Emily Lembeck, Marietta City Schools Superintendent.
A graduate of Berry College, Beaudin earned an Educational Specialist degree at that institute, and a Master in Education and Bachelor of Science from Kennesaw State University.