Mrs. Kerry Martinez joined the Licking Heights administrative staff in 2018 as assistant principal at Licking Heights West. Mrs. Martinez comes to Licking Heights with a wealth of experience. From September of 2012 to August of 2018 she was employed by the Ohio Department of Education as the Assistant Director of Licensure and prior to that an Education Program Specialist. Mrs. Martinez was both a curriculum specialist and kindergarten teacher for Mosaica Education from 2004 to 2012.
Mrs. Martinez received her Bachelor of Science degree in Early Childhood Education and Teaching from Ohio Dominican University. She received her Masters Degree in Curriculum and Instruction from Ashland University. She has principal licensure for grades prek-12, and is licensed to teach prekindergarten-3rd grades and reading kindergarten-12th grades.
Mrs. Martinez is excited to be part of the Licking Heights team. She believes all children can learn and is willing to support staff to ensure that. She is a firm believer in collaboration, not only between staff but also the community.