Dr. Mark Fenske has been selected to be the new principal of Morgan Elementary School by the Morgan Elementary School- Based Decision Making Council. Dr. Fenske will replace retiring principal Vicki Conyer, who served has served as Morgan’s principal since 2009.
“Dr. Fenske brings twelve years of outstanding school leadership experience to Morgan Elementary School at both the elementary school and middle school levels,” said superintendent Dr. Donald Shively. “He is a student-centered leader who will use the collective experience of this faculty and staff as well as parent and community input to ensure he knows each and every Morgan student by name and need. We are looking forward to the positive energy he brings as an instructional leader to Morgan Elementary as well as Paducah Public Schools.”
Dr. Fenske has worked in Illinois public schools for 22 years. He began his career as an elementary school teacher before becoming an administrator in 2006. Dr. Fenske has served as principal at Hillsboro Junior High School in Hillsboro, Illinois, since 2009.
Dr. Fenske earned a Bachelor’s degree in Elementary Education from the University of St. Francis. He earned a Master’s degree in Administration from Governor’s State University and an Educational Doctorate in teacher leadership from Walden University.