Sternberg to lead Evansville high school

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EVANSVILLE — Sally L. Sternberg of Jasper has been named the next principal of Reitz Memorial High School in Evansville. She will assume her duties on Jan. 1, 2019. 


Sternberg currently serves as associate superintendent of Catholic schools for the Diocese of Evansville. She succeeds Anne Marie Williams, who is retiring after 42 years in Catholic education.

Sternberg earned a bachelor’s degree in secondary education with focuses on mathematics and chemistry from the University of Evansville, and master’s degrees from Oakland City University in teaching and building level administration. She worked for the Evansville Vanderburgh School Corporation and Southridge High School in Huntingburg as a mathematics teacher from 2000 to 2010.

She began her service to the Diocese of Evansville in 2010 as principal of Holy Family School in Jasper, and was integral as it restructured to the three-campus Holy Trinity Catholic School. In 2016, Sternberg moved to the diocese’s Catholic Schools Office, where she has served as associate superintendent.

Sternberg and her family are members of Jasper’s Precious Blood Parish. She and her husband, Chris, have three children who attend Holy Trinity Catholic School — Matthew, 13; Kaelyn, 9; Emilie, 5.

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