Jeff Haines Named As New Jo Byrns High School Principal

Jeff Haines Named As New Jo Byrns High School Principal
Posted on 05/24/2016

Mr. Jeff Haines has been selected as the new principal of Jo Byrns High School, replacing Doug Haskins, who is retiring at the end of this school year.


Haines, currently an assistant principal at Springfield High School is from Rockport, Indiana and attended Western Kentucky University, where he graduated in 2006 with a degree in Business and Marketing Education.  In 2010 he received a masters degree in Educational Leadership at Austin Peay State University.


Jeff has been in education for 10 years, six as a business teacher and the last four as an assistant principal at SHS.  He’s also coached boys’ basketball for four years, and baseball for two.  For the past three years he has also served as a co-athletic director with SHS coach Dustin Wilson.


Of the move to Jo Byrns, Haines says he’s looking forward to becoming a part of the community and school family.


“I'm honored to be selected to become principal of Jo Byrn,” he said.  “I look forward to working with faculty/staff, students and parents. I also plan on keeping traditions that have been established in the community.”


Married to wife, Olivia, the two have one daughter who is three and are expecting their second child this summer. 





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