TEXARKANA — The Pleasant Grove Independent School District board of trustees approved Haley Turner as the new director of marketing and communication at their July 14 regularly scheduled meeting.
Turner currently serves as the Region 8 Education Service Center marketing and communications specialist.
Prior to that position, Turner, a University of Arkansas alumna with a bachelors in mathematics, acquired 10 years worth of experience in a variety of positions from technology integration specialist (Brownsboro ISD) and assistant principal (Redwater ISD).
PGISD superintendent Chad Pirtle referred to Haley Turner as a “great addition” to the district’s leadership team.
“Her experience in education and public relations will help us communicate the wonderful things going on in our district,” Pirtle said. “I look forward to working with Ms. Turner as we continue in our mission of ensuring high levels of learning for all students.”
Turner earned a master of arts in curriculum and instruction from Texas A&M-University-Texarkana along with a master of arts in education administration from the University of Texas-Tyler.