Dr. Thomas McClendon
Assistant Superintendent of
Human Resources & Accountability
(May 2016 - Present)
Dr. McClendon began his career in education in Greene County as an English teacher at Greene-Taliaferro High School. He later taught in Spalding County, Columbia County and Oconee County before returning to Greene County to serve as the Assistant Principal at Carson Middle School in 2002. Most recently, he worked with the Camden County School System as the Principal of Camden Middle School.
Dr. McClendon is a member of the Georgia Association of Educational Leaders, Georgia Association of School Personnel Administrators, Georgia Association of Secondary School Principals (GASSP), State Board of Directors, GASSP, Professional Association of Georgia Educators, National Association of Elementary School Principals and the Association for Supervision and Curriculum Development. Dr. McClendon was also the past chairman of the City of St. Marys Tree Authority Board and a member of St. Marys Kiwanis Club. He was also named the “Best Principal” by the Camden County Tribune and Georgian readers’ poll in 2014, 2013, 2012 and 2008 and 2014 Principal of the Year by the Camden County Tribune and Georgian.
He holds a Doctorate of Education in School Improvement from the University of West Georgia.