Moline-Coal Valley Board of Education invites the community to a “Meet and Greet” event for incoming Superintendent Dr. Rachel Savage on Monday, March 18, 3:30 – 6:00 pm in the Lobby of the Bartlett Performing Arts Center at Moline High School, 3600 Avenue of the Cities, Moline. The event will provide an opportunity for parents, students, staff and community members to stop in and welcome Dr. Savage to the District and our community.
Dr. Rachel Savage has 24 years of experience in the field of education. She has served as Superintendent, High School Administrator, Elementary and Middle School Principal, and High School teacher. She has also served as Adjunct Professor for the University of Dubuque and Northeast Iowa Community College. Dr. Savage is finishing her final semester as Head Principal for the Waterloo Community Schools in Waterloo, Iowa. She holds a Doctorate degree in K-12 Organizational Leadership, a Master’s degree in Curriculum and Instruction, and another in Educational Administration.
Dr. Savage is married to Dr. Eric Savage, a Professor for the University of Dubuque, in the Department of Aviation. He is also a Visiting Assistant Professor in the Department of Aviation and Flight for Southern Illinois University Carbondale. They have two children: Gabby, a junior at Northern Arizona University, and Roger, a senior in high school. The family dog, Pilot, is an English Springer Spaniel and everyone’s best friend. The Savage family is excited to become a part of the Moline community.