Charities

Youth Mentoring Financial Planning Life Coaching, World Changers Church International Kenneth Copeland Ministries Goodwill UNCF, Hosea Feed the Hungry

Interest

Walking, Pilates, Reading, Creative Writing, Arts Appreciation, Motivational Speaking

About Me

A professional educator and administrator for 20 years, Euna McGruder has led numerous elementary, middle, and high schools throughout her career. She began her leadership experience as an Assistant Principal at an elementary school in Dayton, Ohio. Two years later, Dr. McGruder assumed full responsibility for a grade school in Greensboro, North Carolina. Subsequently, she contributed to the DeKalb County Schools in Stone Mountain, Georgia, finishing her tenure as Principal of Robert Shaw Elementary Theme School. Most recently, Euna McGruder has led a public middle school in Baltimore, Maryland. Demonstrating leadership in a number of areas, Dr. McGruder has facilitated dramatic increases in student test scores in reading and mathematics. The state of Maryland named her institution a “turnaround school.” However, she does not limit her efforts to students. Dr. McGruder also strives to encourage teachers through support programs that enable the educators to develop leadership skills, enhance teaching practices, and form a cohesive working environment. Euna McGruder enjoys reading, walking, and Pilates in her spare time. She also pursues creative writing and art appreciation. Dr. McGruder believes in giving back through Hosea Feed the Hungry and Homeless as well as Goodwill Industries International. She also supports Kenneth Copeland Ministries, based in Ft. Worth, Texas. To prepare for her career in education, Euna McGruder earned three degrees. She attended Tennessee State University in Nashville and graduated with a Bachelor of Business Administration. Subsequently, she earned a Master of Science in Teaching, with a focus on Curriculum and Instruction from the University of Dayton in Ohio. Two years ago, she completed her Doctor of Philosophy in Leadership in Educational Administration from Capella University.

Work History

Work History
2010 - Present

Princiapl

Baltimore City Public Schools
2009 - 2010

Principal

Robert Shaw Elementary Theme School
2008 - 2009

Superintendent Internship

DeKalb County Central Office
2003 - 2008

Principal

Jolly Elementary School
2002 - 2003

Assistant Principal

Clarkston High School

Education

Education
2009

Doctor of Philosophy

Capella University
1994

Master of Science

University of Dayton
1991

Bachelor of Business Administration

Tennessee State University