GAESP Announces Georgia National Distinguished Principal of the Year

Tuesday May 15, 2018

Julia Mashburn, principal at Riverview Elementary School in Dawsonville ,Georgia was named the Georgia 2018 National Distinguished Principal by the Georgia Association of Elementary School Principals (GAESP). Mashburn was awarded a check for $2,500 through the sponsorship of national K-12 publisher Mentoring Minds, a partner of GAESP. She and her fellow state winners will be honored during the 2018 National Distinguished Principal event in October in Washington, D.C.

Ms. Mashburn earned a bachelor’s degree in early childhood education from North Georgia College and State University in Dahlonega, Georgia. She returned to college, obtaining a master’s degree in education from North Georgia, and an Educational Leadership degree from Lincoln Memorial University in Harrogate Tennessee.