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Gary Jacobs 322 Chimney Rock Rd. # 803 Tyler, TX 75703 936/581-9986 gj1602472@westpost.

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Professional experience 2007-2010 Kennard ISD Kennard, Texas Superintendent Raised overall TAKS scores Recognized Campus-First time in District history for TAKS accountability Highest TAKS scores in history of District Earned 4 Gold Performance Acknowledgments Vertically/Horizontally aligned district curriculum Increased Fund Balance by over $1,700,000 Added almost $300,000 worth of technology equipment Decreased student/teacher ratio Increased the number of Dual Credit Courses Implemented energy saving procedures Implemented Professional Learning Communities Instituted Monthly Technology Training Increased school safety measures 2005-2007 Mabank ISD Mabank, Texas Middle School Principal Achieved Recognized status both years Earned 7 Gold Performance Acknowledgments Increased overall TAKS scores: Math by 22%, Reading by 6%, Social Studies by 16%, Science scored 89% Discipline referrals drastically reduced Added over $75,000 in technology equipment Initiated the Free School Supply program for all students Started teacher learning communities Implemented department heads 2003-2005 Troup ISD High School Principal *Increased overall TAKS scores by 22% *Earned 4 Gold Performance Acknowledgments *Initiated the Commended scholarship program Troup, Texas

*Started an after-school tutorial program *Developed a 32 minute daily TAKS class *Reduced the number of students failing at least one class *Received over $230,000 from various grants *Increased attendance rate by 3% *Increased open house attendance by over 400% *Implemented the AVID program *Increased the number of advanced classes *Increased the number of students taking advanced classes *Increased school security through various actions 1998-2003 Whitehouse ISD Whitehouse, Texas Junior High Assistant Principal (2 years) Decreased Junior High discipline referrals by 54% Recognized campus first time in district history Junior High Athletic Coordinator High School Teacher/Coach (3 years) Member of Exemplary campus 1996-1998 Central ISD High School Teacher/Coach 1993-1995 Gary ISD High School Teacher/Coach/Athletic Director Pollok, Texas

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1986-1993 Jacksonville ISD Jacksonville, Texas Junior High School Teacher/Coach Additional professional activities Presenter at Southwest Educational Research Association Presenter at Texas Council of Professors of Educational Administration Guest Lecturer for University of Texas at Tyler classes Past Member, Board of Directors Houston/Trinity County Special Education Coopera tive Career Highlights Nominated for Region VII Assistant Principal of the Year Community activities Past Member/President, Kennard Lions Club Rotary guest speaker REFERENCES Professional Dr. Russell Marshall Thomas Poe Superintendent Executive Director Mabank ISD Region VI Education Service Center 310 E. Market 3332 Montgomery Road Mabank, TX 75147 Huntsville, TX 77340 903/880-1302 936/435-8200 rmarshall@mabankisd.net tpoe@esc6.net Bob Smith Deborah Brendel

Field Service Representative Region 10 ESC Consultant Texas Association of School Boards 250 Vzcr 2810 P.O. Box 400 Mabank,TX 75147 Austin, TX 78767 903/802-8110 936/672-5706 dbrendelregion10@gmail.com Jim Vinson Field Service Agent Region 6 ESC 3332 Montgomery Road Huntsville, TX 77340 936/435-8291 Personal Dr. Patrick Jenlink Malinda Lindsey Professor of Doctoral Studies Principal, Thomas J Rusk Elementary Department of Secondary Education/ Nacogdoches ISD Educational Leadership 411 N. Mound St. Stephen F. Austin State University Nacogdoches, TX 75961 P.O. Box 13018-SFA 936/569-5052 Nacogdoches, TX 75962 936/468-1756 Additional references upon request. Please feel free to contact any reference associated with any previous job.