Education Service District welcomes new superintendent

August 17, 2017

Pat Sublette, Ph.D. recently joined Columbia Gorge Education Service District (ESD) as Superintendent. Pat moved to The Dalles from the Umpqua Valley where she served Douglas as Assistant Superintendent. While in the Roseburg area Pat directed Special Education and led regional program development in support of early learning and students experiencing behavioral and/or mental health challenges.

Pat also facilitated a community-wide application for the Umpqua Blue Zones Project. (The Dalles is now a Blue Zones community as well ) She holds a doctorate in School Psychology and has a broad background in education. Her experiences include administration in public and private education along with teaching in the university system.

She is looking forward to engaging districts, Columbia Gorge Community College and other community groups to support school districts on behalf of students and communities across the region.