Kevin A. Tashlein, Ed.D.

Chief Strategy Officer, Gwinnett County Public Schools (GCPS)

Kevin A. Tashlein, Ed.D.  Dr. Tashlein’s career in education spans over two decades. He is currently serving in his 4th year as Chief Strategy Officer for Gwinnett County Public Schools (GCPS), a large diverse urban school district located northeast of Atlanta, Georgia. His previous district-level experience includes two and a half years as the Associate Superintendent of School Improvement & Operations. Prior to the district office he served as the principal of two GCPS high schools, leading Peachtree Ridge High School for five and a half years and Phoenix High School for eight years.

Dr. Tashlein received his undergraduate degree from Siena College, a master’s degree from Florida State University, and his doctoral degree from The University of Georgia (UGA).

He is married to Julie, a middle school science teacher, and has two daughters, Abigail and Sydney. As a family, they enjoy a variety of activities including running, hiking, swimming, and reading. He is originally from New York, however, has made Georgia his home.