SMCPS Administrative Appointment Announced

September 4, 2011

Superintendent of Schools, Dr.Michael J. Martirano, announces the administrative appointment made by the Board of Education at its meeting of August 31, 2011. 

The Board appointed Ms. Audrey Ellis to the position of principal at Piney Point Elementary School. She is replacing Ms. Kathy Woodford who transferred to the position of pupil personnel worker in the Department of Student Services.  Ms. Ellis, who most recently served as an assistant principal at Benjamin Banneker Elementary School, joined the school system in 2002 as a physical education teacher at Margaret Brent Middle School. Her experience also includes serving as a mathematics and science teacher with the Masonic Home Independent School District in Fort Worth, TX, and as an assistant principal and mathematics department co-chair with the Keller Independent School District in Forth Worth, TX.  Ms. Ellis earned a Master of Science degree from McDaniel College in 2001, and a Bachelor of Science degree from the University of Hartford in West Hartford, CT, in 1994. 

This appointment is effective immediately.