Ron comes to GRREC with over 40 years in education. Although he has excelled in leading school reform and improvement he has served as a classroom teacher, coach, assistant principal, principal, Director of Professional Development and Director of Curriculum and Instruction. Ron has worked with KDE as a Scholastic Audit Team Leader and as an Educational Specialist for the Academic Development Institute which is home to a U.S. Department of Education Regional Lab. Ron was honored by being selected as one of five National Principals by Temple University to receive the Margaret Wong Distinguished Principal Award for his work in successfully implementing school reform. Ron holds BS degrees in Physical Education, Health and Sociology, Masters Degree in Education and Rank 1 in School Administration and Supervision.