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Gwinnett BOE approves school and district leaders

August 19, 2022 

At its regularly scheduled business meeting on August 18, 2022, the Gwinnett County Board of Education (BOE) approved the appointment of the district’s new Chief Equity Officer and new principals at Crews Middle School and Mountain View High School. The new appointments are as follows: 

Dr. Jared Lancer has been named Chief Equity Officer. Dr. Lancer currently serves as an Independent Education Researcher in Los Angeles, Calif.  

Ms. Cindy Moffett has been named the new principal at Crews Middle School. Ms. Moffett currently serves as Assistant Principal at Berkmar High School. She replaces Dr. Brett Savage, who has been named the new principal at Brookwood High School.  

Ms. Stephanie Stewart has been named the new principal at Mountain View High School. Ms. Stewart is currently the principal at Patrick Elementary School, and she replaces Keith Chaney, who will retire on September 1. 

 


Dr. Jared Lancer, Chief Equity Officer: jared lancer

2019-Present             Researcher, Independent Education Research, Los Angeles, Calif. 

2015-2020                  Executive Director, Elementary and Secondary Charter Schools,
                                   Watts Learning Center, Los  Angeles, Calif. 

2010-2015                 School Improvement Consultant, State Education Agency State Education Resource Center, Middletown, Conn. 

2010-2010                 Director, School Improvement, 22 Drop-Out Recovery High School Charters,
                                  Youth Connection Charter, Chicago, Ill. 

2005-2009                 Coordinator, Professional Development, District Central Office,
                                  Los Angeles Unified School District, Los Angeles, Calif. 

2002-2005                 Professional Expert, Evaluation, Research Branch, District Central Office,
                                  Los Angeles Unified School District, Los Angeles, Calif. 

2002-2003                 Manager, Special Projects, University Education Outreach Program to Local Schools, Education Opportunities Program Center,                                                                          University of Southern California, Los Angeles, Calif. 

2000-2000                 Middle School Administrator, Long Beach 8th Grade Preparatory Pilot Project,                    
                                  Long Beach Unified School District  

1999-2000                 Dean of Students, Verbum Dei High School, South Los Angeles, Calif.  

Education: 

Bachelor’s degree in Sociology—University of Michigan 

Master’s degree in Social Work—University of Southern California 

Doctoral degree in Education—University of Southern California  

 


Ms. Cindy Moffett, Principal, Crews Middle School:  cindy moffett

2012-Present               Assistant Principal, Berkmar High  School 

2005-2012                   Instructional Coach, Supervising Teacher, and Departmental Team Lead,
                                     Lilburn Middle School 

2001-2005                  Teacher, Hancock Middle School, Kiln, Miss. 

Education: 

Bachelor’s degree in Biology—Dillard University 

Master’s degree in Teaching—William Carey College 

Master’s degree in Education—University of Southern Mississippi 

 
Ms. Moffett is a graduate of the 2012 Quality-Plus Leader Academy, Aspiring Leader Program and a member of the 2018 Quality-Plus Leader Academy, Aspiring Principal Program. 

 


Ms. Stephanie Stewart, Principal, Mountain View High School:stephanie stewart

2017-Present             Principal, Patrick Elementary School 

2009-2016                  Assistant Principal, Puckett’s Mill Elementary School  

2003-2009                  Assistant Principal, Dyer Elementary School  

2002-2003                  Administrative Assistant, Minor Elementary School 

2001-2002                  Kindergarten Teacher, Simonton Elementary School 

1995-2001                  Reading Teacher and 2nd Grade Teacher, Simonton Elementary School 

Education: 

Bachelor’s degree in Early Childhood Education—University of Georgia 

Master’s degree in Early Childhood Education—University of Georgia 

Specialist’s Degree in Educational Leadership—University of Georgia 

Ms. Stewart graduated from the 2017 Quality-Plus Leader Academy, Aspiring Principal Program.