Kim Henderson has been Director of Human Resources and Student Discipline at Licking Heights Local Schools since Aug., 2014. In this position, Ms. Henderson's responsibilities include recruitment, induction, and retention of highly qualified staff members for all areas of the organization, ensuring the integrity of the education process. In addition, she serves as the district lead developing improvements in student behavior and the discipline process.
Ms. Henderson has served Licking Heights in a variety of positions, most recently as West Elementary Principal from 2012-2014, and North Elementary Principal from 2008-2012. Before her decade of service to Licking Heights, Ms. Henderson served as a principal for Olentangy Local Schools and West Muskingum Local Schools. She began her career in education as an elementary classroom teacher in Columbus City Schools and Marysville Exempted Village Schools. Prior to teaching, Ms. Henderson worked in the travel industry where she directed operations for a large travel consortium.
Ms. Henderson received her undergraduate degree from the Ohio State University and her Master’s in Education, specializing in Educational Administration, from Ashland University. She holds current education licenses as superintendent, elementary principal, middle school principal, and kindergarten -elementary educator. A member of the Ohio Association of School Personnel Administrators, she is the current secretary and a past president of the organization.