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Community Members Become Principal for a Day

By Arena Blake
Director of Communications

Sherman ISD welcomed parents, community members and local business owners to campuses across the district Nov. 17 for our 2021 Principal for a Day program. 

Honorary principals experienced a "day in the life" of a Sherman ISD principal by visiting classrooms, meeting with students, and working alongside the campus administration.
Allison West joined principal Leda Roelke at Crutchfield Elementary
Allison West, director of Belden Street Montessori, joined Principal Leda Roelke at Crutchfield Elementary.
Cassie Taylor joined Principal Steven Traw at Dillingham Elementary
Cassie Taylor, retail operation manager at First Texoma National Bank, joined Principal Steven Traw at Dillingham Elementary.
Adam Cernero joined Daniel Matejko at Fairview Elementary
Sherman ISD Trustee Adam Cernero joined Principal Daniel Matejko at Fairview Elementary.
Krystal Hutecheson joined Fred Douglass Elementary
Krystal Hutcheson, assistant director of development for Austin College, joined Principal Deloris Dowell at Fred Douglass Early Childhood Center.
Jay Sawyers joined Neblett Elementary
Jay Sawyers, chief operating officer of the Carrus Health Behavior Hospital, joined Principal Santos Flores at Neblett Elementary.
Kenny Walker from Sparklight visited Sory Elementary.
Kenny Walker, general manager of Sparklight, joined Principal Mindy Schoen at Sory Elementary.
Ryan Roberts visited Wakefield Elementary.
Ryan Roberts, sales manager at Sherman Chevrolet, and Matt Viers, finance director at Sherman Chevrolet (not pictured), joined Principal Earth Linson at Wakefield Elementary.
Wendy Velloti at Washington Elementary
Sherman ISD Trustee Wendy Vellotti joined Principal Heather Wood at Washington Elementary.
Will Bain working with a Piner Middle School student.
Will Bain, president of Bancorp South, joined Principal Amy Pesina at Piner Middle School.
Andie Krahl at Sherman Middle School
Andie Krahl, public affairs manager for ATMOS Energy, joined Principal Amy Porter at Sherman Middle School.
Stephen Proia works with a CTE student at Sherman High School.
Stephen Proia, plant manager for Texas Instruments, joined Principal Jenifer Politi at Sherman High School.