Muscogee County School District superintendent search: Background information about semifinalist Karyle Green

Name: Karyle Green

Age: 52

Experience: East Allen County Schools superintendent, New Haven, Ind., 2009-present; South Bend Community School Corp., South Bend, Ind., (high school principal two years, assistant superintendent for school management two years, assistant superintendent for human resources six years, intermediate school principal one year), 1998-2009; Triton Central High School principal, Fairland, Ind., 1995-98; Guion Creek Middle School principal, Indianapolis, Ind., 1994-95; New Prairie Junior High School principal, New Carlisle, Ind., 1992-94; various other positions, including English teacher, athletic director and assistant principal at schools in Arizona and Indiana, 1985-92.

Education: Doctorate in education, Indiana University at Bloomington; master's degree in secondary education, Indiana University at South Bend; bachelor's degree in secondary education, Arizona State University.

Community involvement: Junior Achievement International executive board member; East Allen Educational Foundation executive board member; Camp Fire USA fundraising project coordinator; St. Joseph Church proclaimer of the word and Eucharist minister; Mary Jo Kaser Fine Arts Benefit Scholarship Committee chairwoman; Read to a Child volunteer.

Honors: Women in School Leadership Award nominee, American Association of School Administrators; Freedom Award, Employer Support of Guard and Reserve.

Note: Green is one of four semifinalists the Muscogee County School Board interviewed in closed session Dec. 5. The other three semifinalists have not been publicly identified.

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