Dr. Julie Whitis

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Dr. Julie Whitis is the Principal of the Kenton County Academies of Innovation and Technology and in her sixteenth year as an educator in the Kenton County School District.  Dr. Whitis earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Biology and a Master of Secondary Science Education degree from Northern Kentucky University.  In addition, her second master’s degree is in Instructional Leadership from the University of the Cumberlands and her Ed.D. is in Educational Leadership from Northern Kentucky University.  She taught Biology and Anatomy for ten years, and was the Science Department Chairperson at Simon Kenton High School for five years before joining the Academy family.  In addition, she was a Site-Based Council Member for six years.