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City Of Alexander City - City Council District 2 Resume Example

Savannah Hughes
Professional Summary
I am looking for an Assistant Principal position to use full potential of my social and leadership skills, creativity, motivation, and years of experience to help the school to continually progress. I am an experienced Special Education Teaching Professional with National Board Certification with a strong dedication to the total development of children. I have demonstrated leadership skills through serving on School's Leadership Team, Special Education Department Chairperson, and substitute Principal/Assistant Principal.
  • Administration/Substitute Principal
  • Training Teachers in Differentiated Instruction
  • Classroom Management
  • Student-centered learning
  • NBPTS Certification
  • Experience with Special Education Process
  • Experience with Alabama Alternate Assessment
  • Experience with Extended Standards
  • Trained in Managing Crisis Safely
  • Experience in Team Teaching
  • Positive Reinforcement Strategies
  • Strong Collaborator
City Council District 2 11/2012 - Present
City of Alexander City - Alexander City, AL
  • Chairperson for Alex City Parks and Recreation Department.
  • Responds to citizens' issues and requests for information and services.
  • Serves as a City representative at neighborhood meetings, and City events since November 2012.
  • Assisted in obtaining funding for Alex City's Fine Art Program, School Resource Officer, and After School Tutoring program.
  • Assisted in implementing 3% raise for City Employees.
  • Increased recreational program offerings for community members with disabilities of all ages.
  • Responds to all inquiries from the general public in a prompt and professional manner.
  • Oversee expense allowances, ensuring that accounts are balanced at the end of each fiscal year.
  • Alert constituents of City government actions and programs by way of newsletters, personal appearances at town meetings, phone calls, individual meetings, and television appearance.
Special Education Teacher/Teacher Leader 08/1996 - Present
Sylacauga City Schools - Sylacauga, Al Sylacauga City Schools, Sylacauga, Alabama 35150
  • Met with parents on various issues as acting Principal and as Special Education Teacher.
  • Trained teachers on Differentiated Instruction.
  • Member of the School Leadership team.
  • Member of the school's team for AdvancEd Accreditation,
  • Trained in "Managing Crisis Safety."
  • Created "Positive Rewards" program.
  • Teach socially acceptable behavior, employing techniques such as behavior modification and positive reinforcement.
  • Confer with parents, administrators, testing specialists, social workers, and professionals to develop individual educational plans designed to promote students' educational, physical, and social development.
  • Maintain accurate and complete student records, and prepare reports on children and activities, as required by laws, district policies, and administrative regulations.
  • Confer with parents or guardians, other teachers, counselors, and administrators to resolve students' behavioral and academic problems.
  • Supervise, evaluate, and plan assignments for teacher assistants and volunteers.
  • Special Education Chairperson for East Highland/NLMS.
  • Mentor for New Teachers.
  • Administer standardized ability and achievement tests and interpret results to determine students' strengths and areas of need.
  • Perform administrative duties such as assisting in school libraries, hall and cafeteria monitoring, and bus loading and unloading.
Special Education Teacher 08/1995 - 06/1996
Chambers County School System - AL
  • Served on Valley High School's Building Based Student Support Team (BBSST).
  • Modified the general education curriculum for special-needs students based upon a variety of instructional techniques and technologies.
  • Planned, implemented, monitored, and assessed a classroom instructional program which was consistent with Chambers County District regulations and Board of Education goals.
  • Met with parents to resolve conflicting educational priorities and issues.
  • Wrote and Held Individual Education Plan Meetings.
  • Confer with parents or guardians, other teachers, counselors, and administrators to resolve students' behavioral and academic problems.
Office Manager 01/1990 - 07/1995
Ellison Equipment Company - Alexander City, AL
  • Monitored payments due from clients and promptly contacted clients with past due payments.
  • Contacted new and existing customers to discuss how their needs could be met through specific products and services.
  • Greeted customers in a timely fashion while quickly determining their needs.
  • Built relationships with customers to increase likelihood of repeat business.
Juvenile Probation Officer 06/1987 - 12/1989
Chambers County - Lafayette, AL
  • Evaluated client progress toward completing terms of probation and addressed difficulties.
  • Maintained personal contact with offenders through office and community visits.
  • Participated in IEP meetings and academic action plans.
  • Screened offender referrals and completed intake interviews and paperwork.
  • Coordinated and worked closely with law enforcement, social service agencies and mental health providers.
  • Served as court liaison by attending court hearings and presenting reports and recommendations.
  • Collaborated with institutional staff, area law enforcement, mental health boards, county attorneys, treatment providers, and school administrators/teachers.
  • Created "War on Truancy" program and counseling programs for students on probation.
Master of Science: Instructional Leadership 2013 Jacksonville State University - Jacksonville, AL
Master of Science: Library Media 2008 University of West Alabama - Livingston, AL
Doctorate of Education: Instructional Leadership 2007 Argosy University - Sarasota, FL
Educational Specialist: Instructional Leadership 2006 Argosy University - Sarasota, Fl
Educational Specialist: Mild Learning Disabilities 1997 Auburn University at Montgomery - Montgomery, AL
Master of Science: Counseling and Human Development 1992 Troy State University - Phenix City, AL
Master of Science: Elementary Education 1991 Auburn University at Montgomery - Montgomery, AL
Master of Science: Criminal Justice 1986 Troy State University - Troy, AL
Bachelor of Science: Psychology / Corrections 1985 Troy State University - Troy, Al
Associate of Arts: General 1983 Alex City State Jr. College - Alexander City, Al
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Previous Companies:

  • City of Alexander City
  • Sylacauga City Schools
  • Chambers County School System

Previous Job Positions:

  • City Council District 2
  • Special Education Teacher
  • Teacher Leader
  • Office Manager
  • Juvenile Probation Officer


  • Jacksonville State University
  • University of West Alabama
  • Argosy University
  • Auburn University at Montgomery
  • Troy State University
  • Alex City State Jr. College

Level of Education:

  • Master of Science
  • Doctorate of Education
  • Educational Specialist
  • Bachelor of Science
  • Associate of Arts

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