- May 19, 2021
11:30 AM - 1:00 PM
Join us for our May Networking Luncheon at Piedmont Church.
Catered by 1885 Grill
Our guest speaker is John Kelly
John Kelly is in his 29th year as an educator and is currently serving as the Principal of Cobb Horizon High School, an Academic Alternative High School in the Cobb County School District just north of Atlanta, Ga. In just the second year of existence, Cobb Horizon has doubled their initial enrollment and by the end of this school year will graduated over 200 at-risk students. This year, while working virtually, over 100 students have earned their high school diploma and their enrollment has grown to over 400 students.
Prior to being named the founding Principal at Cobb Horizon, Mr. Kelly served as a principal in the district for 6 years, first at Sprayberry High School and later at Allatoona High School. Before becoming a High School Principal, he was an Assistant Principal and Athletic Director for 7 years at Kennesaw Mountain High School. His first 13 years in education were spent as a Physical Science/Chemistry teacher as well as an Assistant Football and Head Basketball Coach.
John is originally from Memphis, Michigan and now resides with his family in Acworth, GA. He is married to Debbie, has two daughters, Brooke (20) is a sophomore at Jacksonville State University and Emily (18) will be an Allatoona High School graduate this year and will attend Georgia Southern University in the fall.
He attended Central Michigan University where he earned his Bachelors Degree and later earned Masters and Specialist Degrees in Educational leadership from Jacksonville State University in Jacksonville, Alabama.
Venue: Piedmont Church