Pacific East District Office
Yokota AFB, Japan | September 4, 2019
Dr. Judith J. Allen, Pacific East Superintendent, is pleased to announce the selection of Ms. Jenny Reese as the Instructional Systems Specialist (ISS) for Professional Learning at the Pacific East District Office. Ms. Reese will be located in Misawa, Japan.
Ms. Reese has worked as an educator for over 20 years. She holds a Bachelor’s degree in middle grades education, a Master’s degree in teaching reading, and an EDS in educational leadership. Ms. Reese began her career teaching in Georgia’s public schools where she taught at the elementary, middle, and high school levels. While teaching in Georgia, she also served her schools in a variety of capacities to include SST chair and CSI committee chair.
Ms. Reese was a school-based instructional coach in Georgia, before entering DoDEA as an ISS in 2010. Since entering DoDEA, Ms. Reese has worked as an assistant principal in Iwakuni, Japan, and as a professional learning and early childhood ISS in the Americas and the Pacific. Her passion is coaching teachers to help them refine their professional practices and grow as educators. Ms. Reese is pleased to have the opportunity to work with the faculty and staff in Misawa.
DoDEA plans, directs, coordinates, and manages pre-kindergarten through 12th grade education programs for school-aged children of Department of Defense personnel who would otherwise not have access to high-quality public education. DoDEA schools are located in Europe, the Pacific, Western Asia, the Middle East, Cuba, the United States, Guam, and Puerto Rico. DoDEA also provides support and resources to local educational activities throughout the United States that serve children of military families.