Department of Defense Education Activity

New Superintendent for GA/AL District Announced

Media Advisory: November 7, 2012

Dr. Christy Cabezas

Dr. Christy Cabezas

It is my pleasure to announce that Dr. Christy Cabezas has been selected and has accepted the Georgia/Alabama District Superintendent's position. Dr. Cabezas comes to DDESS from the Harris County (Georgia) Schools where she has served as the Assistant Superintendent for Curriculum, Instruction and Assessment since 2009. She began her career as an educator in 1997 when she taught 9th through 12th grade life and physical sciences at Harris County High School (HCHS). She also served as the Guidance Department Chair and the Secondary Curriculum Coordinator at HCHS.   

Dr. Cabezas earned her Doctorate Degree in Administration of Elementary and Secondary Education from Auburn University, in Auburn, AL. She earned her Education Specialist in Education Leadership and Administration and her Master Degree in Educational Administration and Leadership from Troy University, in Phenix City, AL. Dr. Cabezas earned her Master's Degree in School Counseling and her Bachelor's Degree in Secondary Science Education, from Columbus State University, Columbus, GA.  

Please join me in welcoming Christy to the DoDEA/DDESS team! 

Dr. Elizabeth Middlemiss
Interim Director; DoDEA/DDESS