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Degrees and Certifications:

BA in Mathematics Education 5-12 and General Science 5-8; MA in Leadership Studies; Principalship; Permanent Professional Teaching Certifications in both Mathematics 5-12 and General Science 5-8 endorsements, as well as a Permanent Professional Administrative Certificate with a Principal endorsement. 21 years of education experience 13 years administrative experience

Mr. Jody Sowards

Mr. Sowards attended Marshall University and has a BA in Mathematics Education 5-12 and General Science 5-8. He also attended Marshall University Graduate College where he received his MA in Leadership Studies; Principalship. He holds Permanent Professional Teaching Certifications in both Mathematics 5-12 and General Science 5-8 endorsements, as well as a Permanent Professional Administrative Certificate with a Principal endorsement. Mr. Sowards has been in education for 21 years and has a total of 13 years administrative experience.

Mr. Sowards is happily married and has 2 children and 2 grandchildren and resides in Cabell County. He is also a product of Cabell County Schools where he attended Culloden Elementary, Milton Jr. High and Milton High School. He enjoys spending time with his family, exploring the outdoors, going to church, playing/coaching basketball, reading inspiring books on leadership, and taking care of his lawn business.

Mr. Sowards believes that all students can achieve success and should be inspired towards excellence in all areas. He also believes that teamwork makes the dream work and feels that CCES is on the positive path forward to make those dreams a reality for the success of our students.