Mr. Jason Leahy

BOARD OF DIRECTORS
FINANCE COMMITTEE
AWARDS COMMITTEE
ASSISTANT PRINCIPALS COMMITTEE
MEMBERSHIP COMMITTEE
FOUNDATION TRUSTEE
REGION DIRECTOR COMMITTEE
IPA STAFF
ABE LINCOLN REGION
EGYPTIAN REGION
SHAWNEE REGION

Mr. Jason Leahy

Executive Director,
Illinois Principals Association
2940 Baker Dr
Springfield, IL 62703-5901
United States
Work: (217) 525-1383
Fax: (312) 277-6654

Current IPA Activities:

2013 Principals Professional Conference, Assistant Principals Committee, Awards Committee, Board of Directors, Finance Committee, Illinois Principals Foundation Trustees, IPA STAFF, Membership Committee, Model Student Handbook Concept, PD Planning Committee, Principal Prep, Region Directors, State Superintendent Principal Advisory Council, Strategic Planning Stakeholders, PrinciPal Connection, IPA Ambassadors, Chicago Public Schools (CPS), Elementary School, High School, Middle School – Junior High School, Abe Lincoln, Egyptian, Shawnee

Bio

Born May 6, 1974
Married to my beautiful wife Ashlee December 21, 2002. For those that know her understand that I married up!
Ashlee and I have five (really?!) terrific kids: Emma (11), Luke (10), Brody (7), Noah (5), and Ethan (3).

Honors and Awards

Arnold W. Salisbury Educational Leadership Award
Western Illinois University (WIU)
2010

Excellence in Education Award
AdvancEd - Illinois
2012

Herman Graves Award
Central Illinois Valley IPA (CIV IPA)
2004

James V. and Dorothy B. Moon Scholarship Award
Illinois Association of School Administrators (IASA)
2005

State FFA Degree (Illinois)
National FFA Organization (FFA)
1992

Top 25 Distinguished Graduate
Southern Illinois University - Carbondale (SIUC)
1996

Professional Associations

National Association of Elementary School Principals
2006 - Present

National Association of Secondary School Principals
2001 - Present

Illinois Principals Association
1999 - Present

Phi Delta Kappa
1996 - Present

Education

Southern Illinois University
Carbondale, Illinois
Bachelor of Science, 1996
Chemistry Education

Illinois State University
Normal, Illinois
Master of Science, 2000
Educational Leadership

Western Illinois University
Macomb, Illinois
Education Specialist, 2008
Educational Leadership

Griggsville High School
Griggsville, Illinois, United States

Job History

Highland High School
Principal
Highland, IL

Illini Central High School
Principal
Mason City, IL

Tremont High School
Chemistry & Physics Teacher
Tremont, IL