• Ryan Hill Ryan Hill is  the new Opstad Elementary School Principal. He's been an educator in Snoqualmie Valley Schools for the past decade.

    He came to the district in 2006 to teach science at Mount Si High School. In 2012, he became a technology integration leader and teacher trainer for the district.  In the past school year, Mr. Hill had a dual role, serving as Opstad's assistant principal and the district's Instructional Technology Coordinator.  Mr. Hill continues to provide professional development for teachers in Snoqualmie Valley School District as well as neighboring Districts around instructional best practices and the importance of social emotional learning in education.

    He earned his master's degree in educational technology from Lesley University in Cambridge, Mass., and a bachelor's degree in biology from Central Washington University.  Mr. Hill and his family have lived in North Bend since 2006.