Highline Superintendent Receives National Award

BURIEN – Highline Schools Superintendent Dr. Susan Enfield has been awarded the 2012 Administrator of the Year award by the Journalism Education Association.

Kathy Schrier, executive director of the Washington Journalism Education Association, wrote: “Dr. Enfield is a school superintendent who understands the crucial role that a free student press plays in our schools. She has shown her commitment on the front lines in Seattle, and will continue to do so as the first superintendent of schools to serve on the Student Press Law Center Board of Directors.”

Enfield started her career in education teaching high school English, journalism and ESL.

Enfield was the interim superintendent of Seattle Public Schools and began working at Highline in July.