Department of Defense Education Activity

McKinnon named DoDEA Community Superintendent for Fort Campbell schools

Hugh McKinnon

FORT CAMPBELL, KY — January 3, 2023 — Mr. Greg Bull, the Department of Defense Education Activity Southeast District Superintendent, is pleased to announce Mr. Hugh McKinnon as the new Community Superintendent for Fort Campbell

“We have an outstanding Community Superintendent in Hugh McKinnon,” said Mr. Bull, “Hugh has 30 years’ experience as an educator, and has an incredible breadth of knowledge working with military-connected families.”  

About Mr. Hugh McKinnon

Prior to his appointment as Fort Campbell Schools Community Superintendent, Mr. McKinnon has served as principal at Barsanti Elementary School; Fort Campbell High School; and Mahaffey Middle School; Assistant Principal at Andersen Middle School; and taught elementary and middle school in Iceland and Guam. He has worked as a teacher or administrator for DoDEA in Europe, the Pacific, and the Americas; and played a role in establishing DoDEA’s schools in Guam in 1997. 

Mr. McKinnon earned his Bachelor of Arts degree from the University of Nevada, and Master’s degree from the University of Guam. He and his wife, Lori, have two sons, and enjoy spending time outdoors together as a family.

About DoDEA Americas

DoDEA Americas operates 50 schools in seven states, Puerto Rico, and Cuba. There are two school districts and about 1,835 teachers and 550 educational aides. School locations include Camp Lejeune, North Carolina; Coast Guard Air Station Borinquen, Puerto Rico; Fort Benning, Georgia; Fort Bragg, North Carolina; Fort Buchanan, Puerto Rico; Fort Campbell, Kentucky; Fort Jackson, South, Carolina; Fort Knox, Kentucky; Fort Rucker, Alabama; Fort Stewart, Georgia; Marine Corps Air Station Beaufort, South Carolina; Marine Corps Air Station Quantico, Virginia; Maxwell Air Force Base, Alabama; Naval Station Guantanamo Bay, Cuba; Naval Surface Warfare Center Dahlgren, Virginia; and U.S. Army Garrison West Point, New York.