On December 13, the Osceola County School Board approved the following administrative appointments:
Dr. Laura Rhinehart, Assistant Superintendent of High School Curriculum
Throughout her career, Dr. Laura Rhinehart has held the following positions: Teacher at St. Cloud High (1986-1997); Dean of Students at St. Cloud High (1997-2000); Assistant Principal at St. Cloud High (2000-2003); Assistant Principal at Celebration School (2003-2005); Assistant Principal at Harmony High (2005-2006); Principal of Professional And Technical High School (2006-2008); Principal of Celebration High (2008-2013); Area Superintendent for Brevard Public Schools (2013-2016); and Assistant Superintendent for Secondary Leading and Learning for Brevard Public Schools (2016-present). She received her bachelor's degree in Education from University of South Florida, a master's degree in Education and an alternative certification in Educational Leadership from the University of Central Florida, and a doctorate degree in Educational Leadership from Nova Southeastern University.
Adah Michelle Perez Schwartz, Assistant Principal at Kissimmee Elementary
Throughout her career, Adah Michelle Perez Schwartz has held the following positions: Teacher in Los Fresnos Consolidated Independent School District (2000-2001); Teacher for the Department of Defense Education Agency (2001-2004); Teacher for the Harlingen Consolidated Independent School District (2006-2007); Teacher, Instructional Mentor, and Professional Development Facilitator for Spring Independent School District (2009-2012); and Teacher and District Math and Science Resource Teacher for the Osceola School District (2012-present). She received her bachelor's degree in Elementary Education from Texas State University, her master's degree in Education Curriculum and Instruction from the University of Phoenix, and her Educational Leadership Certification from Stetson University.
Deanna Hebbler, Assistant Principal at Discovery Intermediate
Throughout her career, Deanna Hebbler has held the following positions: Teacher at Horizon Middle School (2001- 2012) and Dean of Students at Horizon Middle (2012-present). She received her bachelor's degree in Mental Retardation and Elementary Education from Minot State University and her master's degree in Educational Leadership from Grand Canyon University.
Susan Petrek, Assistant Principal at Celebration K-8
Susan Petrek, currently the Director of Middle School Curriculum and Instruction for the Osceola School District, will be transferring to the position of Assistant Principal at Celebration K-8.