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Gary David Robinson, American Principal.

Background

Robinson, Gary David was born on October 6, 1953 in Altoona, Pennsylvania, United States. Son of Donald R. and Theada (Brooks) Robinson.

Education

Bachelor of Science, Pennsylvania State University, 1975; Master of Education, Pennsylvania State University, 1979; Doctor of Education, Temple University, 1991.

Career

Graduate instructor, Pennsylvania State University, Altoona, 1978-1983; mathematics teacher, Altoona Area School District, 1975-1983; assistant principal, Downingtown (Pennsylvania) Area Senior High School, 1983-1988; athletic director, Downingtown (Pennsylvania) Area Senior High School, 1983-1986; high school principal, Octorara Area High School, Parkesburg, Pennsylvania, 1988-1990; high school principal, Hollidaysburg (Pennsylvania) Area Senior High School, since 1990. Vocational advising committee Pennsylvania Department Education, 1991-1996, principles advising committee 1987-1991. President Prins. Advisory to Center Arts/Tech, Brandywine Campus, 1988-1990.

Membership

Active Jail and Bail project American Cancer Society, Chester County, 1988. Volunteer Pennsylvania State Sen. and House of Representatives, Amateur Athletic Union Junior Olympics, 1982. Active student council activities, Hollidaysburg Area School District, 1982.

Board directors American Heart Association, Altoona, 1992. Established Heart of Tiger Foundation for Hollidaysburg Area School in cooperation with area alumni association, 1991-1992. President Blair County chapter American Heart Association, since 1993.

Numerous community activities. Member Association for Supervision and Curriculum Development, Pennsylvania Association Supervision and Curriculum Development, national Association Secondary School Principals, Pennsylvania Association Secondary School Principals (member committee 1986-1990), Pennsylvania School Board Association, Chester County Principals Organization (chairman 1989-1990), Phi Delta Kappa.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: staff development, school climate and culture, student employment and self-esteem.

Connections

Married Nancy L., August 15, 1981. Children: Melissa, Brooke, David.

father:
Donald R. Robinson

mother:
Theada (Brooks) Robinson

spouse:
Nancy L.

children:
David Robinson

Melissa Robinson

Brooke Robinson