D51 hires new Chief Academic Officer

D51 hires new Chief Academic Officer
Posted on 04/05/2022
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Grand Junction, CO - We are pleased to announce Mrs. Jennifer Marsh as the next Chief Academic Officer for School District 51, beginning July 1, 2022. 

Many of you know Mrs. Marsh already, as she has been with District 51 since 1998. Her positions in the district have included special education teacher/progress monitor at Grand Junction High School, assistant principal at Grand Mesa Middle School and Palisade High School, special education coordinator, and principal at Grand Mesa Middle School. She has served as the D51 Executive Director of Curriculum & Learning Design since 2019.

"With nearly a quarter century of experience in District 51 and as a former D51 student, I am committed and dedicated to the staff, students, parents, and community that our district supports. I look forward to continuing efforts to improve lives and meet the benchmarks of our newly adopted D51 Strategic Plan," Mrs. Marsh said.   

Mrs. Marsh has a Bachelor's Degree in Social and Behavioral Sciences from Colorado Mesa University and a Master’s Degree in Special Education from the University of Northern Colorado.

Please join us in welcoming Mrs. Marsh to her new role!