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Dr. Jeff Perry's Resume





Master of Science, Reading, Radford University 1998

Doctor of Education, Educational Administration, Virginia Tech 1994

Master of Arts, Educational Administration, Virginia Tech 1990

Bachelor of Arts, Social Sciences and History, Clinch Valley College 1986





Hamblen County Department of Education, Morristown, Tennessee     2018 -

Superintendent of Schools


Wythe County School Division, Wytheville, Virginia                               2015 - 2018

Division Superintendent


Wise County School Division, Wise, Virginia                                         2008 - 2015

Division Superintendent


West Grand School District, Kremmling, Colorado                                2004 - 2008

Division Superintendent


Byers School District 32J, Byers, Colorado                                           2003 - 2004

Division Superintendent


Auburn/Bethel Elementary School, Riner, Virginia                                1993 - 2003



Powell Valley High School, Big Stone Gap, Virginia                             1992 - 1993

Assistant Principal


Auburn High/Middle School, Riner, Virginia                                          1990 - 1992

Assistant Principal


John I. Burton High School, Norton Virginia                                          1986 - 1990

Classroom teacher and Coach





Have Thirteen Years Experience (superintendent for 13 years)

Improved Student Achievement (ranked 4th and 10th in last two school divisions)

Been Involved in School Construction (built 4 schools, athletic complex, and a gym)

Consolidated Schools (consolidated six high schools into three high schools)

Passed bond referendums (to construct new school in Colorado)

Presented at national/state conferences (brain-based learning, at-risk students, and motivation)

Developed Comprehensive Instructional Program (regional on-line curriculum)

Created Regional Data Analysis (regional analytics and benchmark assessments)

Published School Matters (bi-monthly newspaper article on school events)

Created School Matters Broadcast (bi-monthly radio segment on school events)

Created Universal Preschool (partnered with daycare and faith-based for preschool experience)

Established In-House Clinic (partnered with hospital for in-school medical clinics)

Created Regional Workshop for Principals (created learning communities for administrators)





Region VII Superintendent of the Year (2016)

State Superintendent of the Year Finalist (2016)

Region VII Superintendent Study Group (Chair)

State Superintendent Leadership Council (member)

Virginia Association of School Superintendents (executive board)

Wythe County Chamber of Commerce (vice-chair)

Southwest VA Public Education Consortium (executive board)

Linwood Holton Governor's School (executive board)

Cooperative Centers for Exceptional Children (vice-chair)

Kanto Education Recipient (most significant contribution to education-2011)

Mr. Wise County (most significant contribution to community-2010)

Adjunct Professor at Radford University (educational leadership)

Colorado School Board of the Year (wrote application as superintendent)

Rotary (member)

Association for Supervision and Curriculum Development (member)

American Association of School Administrators (member)