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Board of Education names principals for North Gwinnett and Twin Rivers middle schools

April 14, 2022

     At its April 14, 2022, business meeting, the Gwinnett County Board of Education appointed principals for North Gwinnett Middle School and Twin Rivers Middle School. These appointments will be effective June 1, 2022.

  • Sheri Gilbert will be the next principal of North Gwinnett Middle School. Ms. Gilbert currently serves as an assistant principal at Gwinnett School of Mathematics, Science, and Technology. She will fill the vacancy created upon Principal Wanda Law’s retirement at the end of the school year.
  • Betsy Kelly, an assistant principal at Dacula High School, will lead Twin Rivers Middle School as its new principal. She will fill the position currently held by Principal Linda Boyd who is retiring at the end of the school year.

Sheri Gilbert, Principal, North Gwinnett Middle School

GCPS Employment:Sheri Gilbert

2021-Present          Assistant Principal,

                               Gwinnett School of Mathematics, Science, and Technology

2016-2021              Assistant Principal, Twin Rivers Middle School

2015-2016              eCLASS Instructional Specialist, Division of Curriculum and Instruction

2011-2015               Local School Technology Coordinator, Twin Rivers Middle School

2008-2011               Coordinator of Online Campus, Division of School Improvement and Operations

1995-2008               Teacher, Gwinnett County Public Schools   

 

Education:

Bachelor’s degree in Mathematics— Wheaton College (IL)

Master’s degree in Educational Leadership— Mercer University

Specialist’s degree in Educational Leadership—Georgia College and State University

 

Ms. Gilbert is a graduate of the 2021 Quality-Plus Leader Academy, Aspiring Principal Program, Cohort 14.


Betsy Kelly, Principal, Twin Rivers Middle School

GCPS Employment:Betsy Kelly

2013-Present          Assistant Principal, Dacula High School

1995-2013              Teacher, Dacula High School

 

Education:

Bachelor’s degree in Mathematics— University of Georgia

Master’s degree in Mathematics Education —University of Georgia

Specialist’s degree in Teacher Leadership —Georgia Southwestern State University

 

Ms. Kelly is a graduate of the 2021 Quality-Plus Leader Academy, Aspiring Principal Program, Cohort 14.