Phone: 540-368-2559

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Mrs. Kathryn Massie

Kathryn Massie has been the Director and Education Coordinator for Stafford County Public Schools Head Start for twenty-two years. During that time the program has expanded to serve Virginia Preschool Initiative, Early Head Start and Early Childhood Special Education students. Mrs. Massie has a B.A. in Psychology and an M. Ed. in Administration and Supervision. Prior to working in Head Start she was an assistant principal at Park Ridge Elementary for six years and taught kindergarten, first and third grades for 13 years. She also owned her own preschool. Her passion is giving children, families and staff the tools they need to be highly successful.

Phone: 540-658-4090

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Ms. Lisa Besceglia

Ms. Lisa Besceglia has a Bachelor of Science in Education from California University of Pennsylvania, and a Masters of Education Leadership from George Mason University. This is her 29th year in education, all but her first year in Stafford County Public Schools. Ms. Besceglia opened H.H. Poole Middle School and taught students with special needs for her first 11 years before opening Dixon-Smith Middle school as an assistant principal for five years and then as Principal for the next nine. She spent four years as an assistant principal at North Stafford High School, supervising both the English and the Student Services Departments.