Stephanie Shepherd is the new principal at North Bend Elementary School this year. Last year, she served as assistant principal to both NBE and SES. Prior to joining Snoqualmie Valley schools, Mrs. Shepherd was an Early Learning Facilitator in the Renton School District last year, providing leadership support in the development of the district’s early childhood programming for grades PreK-3. She also worked at the Puget Sound Educational Services District in Renton as a PreK-3rd Grade Systems Coach. Previously, she worked with the Success for All Foundation for several years, as a consultant and facilitator for school districts in Guam, Hawaii, Washington, Oregon and Nevada. Shepherd began her career teaching Kindergarten, 1st and 2nd grades in Pa’auilo, Hawaii. She has earned her Principal’s Certificate from Seattle Pacific University, a Master’s degree in Education Technology from the University of Hawaii, and a Bachelor of Science degree in Elementary Education from the University of Nevada.