The New Albany School District welcomes two new administrators for the 2012-2013 school year. Windy Faulkner will serve as Principal of New Albany Elementary School (NAES) and Jane Hubbard will serve as Assistant Principal of New Albany Middle School (NAMS).
Faulkner has been in education for ten years. Before coming to NAES, she worked in the Union County schools as both a teacher and an administrator. She received her Bachelor of Science from Blue Mountain College, a Master of Education in Educational Leadership and a Specialist in Educational Leadership both from the University of Mississippi. Faulkner is a native of Union County and a graduate of West Union. She is married to Bart Faulkner who is a pharmacist in New Albany. They have three children: Calub, age 13; Olen, age 5; and Lorabell, age 1.
Hubbard has been an educator for thirty years. Before coming to NAMS, she served as Headmaster at Marshall Academy in Holly Springs for eight years. She also served as Headmaster at Simpson Academy in Mendenhall. She has sixteen years of classroom teaching experience in the Aberdeen and Pearl Public School Systems. Hubbard holds a Bachelor of Arts in Education from the University of Mississippi; a Masters in Education from the Mississippi University for Women, and a Specialist in Educational Leadership from Mississippi State University. Hubbard is married to Bubba Hubbard who serves as the Director of Strawberry Plains Audubon Center in Holly Springs. The Hubbards have three grown children: Drew, Jill, and Kate. Maggi, their granddaughter, will be in the third grade at NAES.
“We are pleased to have these two outstanding educators and administrators as a part of our district,” said Jackie Ford, Interim Superintendent of New Albany Schools. “We are confident that these administrators will help our school district to continue to lead the way for excellence in education.”