Department of Defense Education Activity

CFA Yokosuka Schools Community Superintendent Bio

Dr. Ronald J. Knight - CFA Yokosuka Schools Community Superintendent

Dr. Ronald J. Knight Jr. obtained a Bachelor of Science degree in Liberal Studies from Excelsior College. He received a Master of Science degree in 2006 from Tarleton State University. In 2012, he received a Doctorate of Education degree in educational leadership from the University of Mary Hardin-Baylor.

Dr. Ronald J. Knight Jr. is an Army veteran who has been stationed overseas as a soldier and military dependent. After a successful career with the Army, he decided to follow his passion for teaching and become an educator. Dr. Knight has served children at many levels in the education structure. He has been an aide, teacher, curriculum instructional specialist, assistant principal, principal (elementary and middle school), education operations manager; and, most recently, principal at Sollars Elementary School at Misawa AB, Japan.

Dr. Knight believes that all children can learn at levels perhaps unimaginable to them. Working with parents, teachers, and community members to close achievement gaps is important to him. It is his earnest intent to instill educational excellence at Edgren High School and elevate student achievement while ensuring all students are College and Career Ready upon graduation.

Dr. Ronald J. Knight

CFA Yokosuka Schools Community Superintendent

DoDEA HQ Leadership

Mr. Thomas M. Brady DoDEA Director

Mr. Thomas M. Brady
HQ DoDEA Director


Dr. Beth Schiavino-Narvaez, Ed.D Chief Academic Officer

Dr. Beth Schiavino-Narvaez, Ed.D
HQ Chief Academic Officer


Mr. Robert M. Brady Associate Director for Financial & Business Operations

Mr. Robert M. Brady
HQ Associate Director for Financial & Business Operations


Mr. Jay Burcham Chief of Staff

Mr. Jay Burcham
HQ Chief of Staff


DoDEA Region and District Leadership

Americas

Dr. Judith A. Minor Director for Student Excellence


DoDEA Americas Director for Student Excellence


Mr. Stephen Hovanic Chief of Staff


DoDEA Americas Chief of Staff


Dr. Samantha Ingram Chief of Instructional Leadership Development


DoDEA Americas Chief of Instructional Leadership Development


Dr. Donato Cuadrado District Superintendent


Mid-Atlantic District Superintendent


Dr. Christy Huddleston District Superintendent


Southeast District Superintendent


Europe

Dr. Dell W. McMullen Director for Student Excellence


DoDEA Europe Director for Student Excellence


Dr. Charles


DoDEA Europe Chief of Staff


Mr. Steven Sanchez District Superintendent


Europe East District Superintendent


Mr. Kent Worford District Superintendent


Europe West District Superintendent


Dr. Michelle Howard-Brahaney District Superintendent


Europe South District Superintendent


Pacific

Ms. Lois J. Rapp Director for Student Excellence


DoDEA Pacific Director for Student Excellence


Mr. Todd Schlitz Chief of Staff


DoDEA Pacific Chief of Staff


Dr. Christopher Marczak Chief of Instructional Leadership Development


DoDEA Pacific Chief of Instructional Leadership Development


Dr. Judith Allen District Superintendent


Pacific East District Superintendent


Mr. Jimmy Journey District Superintendent


Pacific South District Superintendent


Dr. Jeff Arrington District Superintendent


Pacific West District Superintendent