Mrs. Amy Razor

Executive Director


   Amy Razor                                                                    

  12180 Lees Road • Alexandria, KY 41001



          1988-1991         Northern Kentucky University

                                    B.A. Elementary Education

          1991-1996         Northern Kentucky University

                                    Masters of Education

          1999-2000         National Board for Professional Teaching Certification

                                    RANK I

          2000-2002         Northern Kentucky University

                                    Principal’s Leadership Certificate

          2007                  National Board Certification (Re certified)

          2011                 Xavier University

                                   Superintendent’s Certification                       


Awards, Honors:

       State-Wide District Administrator of the Year Award, Kentucky Association of 

       School Administrators, 2015-16

       Duke Energy Award for Literacy, 2015 

        21st Century Grant Award: Lead  $600,000 for Students, 2014

        KASA Principal Design Team, 2012- Present

         KASA Goverance Committee 2011- Present

        Schools of Success, Education Commission of the States, 2010

         NKU Distinguished Alumni Award, 2009

         KY Principals. Academy

         Kentucky Leadership Academy

         National Board Certification 2000, 2007

         Rotary Club Teacher of the Year, 2005

         Ashland Oil Teacher Award, 2004

         Governor’s Scholar Outstanding Educator Award, 1999


         Work Experience:

        2015-Present      Executive Director, Northern Kentucky Cooperative of Educational Services 

          2011-2015          Assistant Superintendent,   Pendleton County Schools                       

         2006-2011          Principal

                                    Grant’s Lick Elementary, Campbell County Schools

         2002-2006          District-wide Instructional Coach

                                    Campbell County Schools

         1998-2002          Grant’s Lick Elementary, Campbell County Schools


                                    Professional Development Chair

                                    KTIP Teacher

          2001-2004         Adjunct Professor

                                    Northern Kentucky University

                                    Graduate Course: Foundations of Literacy

          1992-2002         Co-Director of National Board Mentoring Cadre


          1997-1999         Reiley Elementary, Campbell County Schools


                                    Extended School Services Director

                                    Kentucky Resource Teacher

          1994-1997         Grant’s Lick Elementary, Campbell County Schools

                                    Teacher (multi-age setting)

                                    SBDM Member

                                    Transformation Chair

          1991-1994         Fifth Grade Teacher, Alexandria Elementary

          1990-1991         Interim Director of Early Childhood Center, Northern Kentucky University


           Professional Experiences:

           Presenter for Various topics: Differentiation, Early Childhood, Balanced       Literacy Strategies, Meeting the needs of the Whole Child, Leadership for Principals

        Schools of Success: National Model for Service Learning, 21st Century Learner, 2010

           Kentucky Association of School Administrators: Governance Committee, 2009-2015

            Principal Design Team, 2015-16

           Kentucky Leadership Network, 2005, 2009, 2012-2015

           Kentucky Principals. Project, 2008

           KDE Gap Institute: State-wide Presenter, 2004-2006

           Honduras Teacher Partnership: Led teacher training in San Pedro Sula, 2002-2005

           Kentucky Reading Project State Director’s Meeting: Keynote Speaker

           Bellevue Independent Schools: Keynote Speaker-Differentiation

           Literacy Workshop, Differentiation Professional Development: Regional Presentations

           International Reading Association and Kentucky Reading Association Conference

           Parents as Partners in the Literacy Process

           KET Video Series: Creating a Classroom Community