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Board fills vacancy for assistant superintendent

At its regular December meeting, the Gwinnett County Board of Education named Dr. Kelli McCain, principal of Partee Elementary School, to be an assistant superintendent for elementary schools. Dr. McCain fills the vacancy created when Dr. Pam Williams was named the district’s chief of staff.

Dr. Kelli McCain, Principal of Partee Elementary School

GCPS Employment:Dr. Kelli McCain

2017-Present             Principal, Partee Elementary School

2012-2017                Assistant Superintendent

2007-2012                Principal, Meadowcreek Elementary School

2005-2007                Assistant Principal, Grayson Elementary School

2002-2005                Assistant Principal, Magill Elementary School

2001-2002                Teacher, Stripling Elementary School

1996-2001                Teacher, Nesbit Elementary School



Bachelor’s degree in Health Services Administration— Ohio University

Teacher Certification in Elementary Education—University of Cincinnati

Master’s degree in Elementary Education—University of Cincinnati

Educational Leadership Certificate—University of Georgia

Specialist’s degree in Administration and Supervision—Lincoln Memorial University

Doctoral degree in Educational Leadership—Mercer University