DoDEA Pacific East DSO
Yokota AB, Japan | May 7, 2018
The Pacific East District Superintendent’s Office is pleased to announce the selection of Mr. Craig Maxey as the Principal for Nile C. Kinnick High School, Yokosuka, Japan. Mr. Maxey earned a B.S. in Science Education from Indiana Wesleyan University in 2007 and a M.A. in Educational Leadership and Administration from Ball State University in 2013.
Mr. Maxey began his teaching career in middle school science at R.J. Baskett Middle School in Grant County, IN before joining DoDEA at Robert D. Edgren HS in 2011. While at Edgren, Mr. Maxey taught a myriad of high school science courses, coached boys soccer, served as a department chair, and was an active member of the school’s continuous school improvement leadership team.
After serving at the Pacific East District Superintendent’s Office as the Secondary Science Instructional Systems Specialist, Mr. Maxey transitioned into the Assistant Principal position at Nile C. Kinnick High School in the fall of 2015. Mr. Maxey has been honored to work for the last three years with the CFAY community and is excited to continue to serve the staff and students of Nile C. Kinnick High School in his new role as principal.
Mr. Maxey is married to his wonderful wife, Julie, and is the proud father of their three children: Hannah, Benjamin, and Lydia.