Meet the Associate Superintendent of School Administration
Dr. Donna Shimoda Hollingshead serves as the Associate Superintendent of School Administration and leads the Leadership Development and Compliance Units. A native Washingtonian and MCPS graduate, Dr. Hollingshead is a life-long educator, with previous professional experiences including: community superintendent; adjunct university professor; executive director in the Office of the Deputy Superintendent; director of school support and improvement; middle school principal; high school assistant principal; high school science resource teacher; high school biology, chemistry, and AP biology teacher.
Dr. Hollingshead is a member of the Leadership Montgomery and is committed to serving others, both locally and nationally in the following organizations:
- The Montgomery County Corps of the Salvation Army providing food, shelter, emergency assistance, and youth outreach and education, to the neediest in the county.
- The MCPS League of Educators for Asian American Progress supporting employees and providing scholarships to future teachers.
- The Japanese-American Citizens League whose mission is to safeguard the civil and human rights of Asian and Pacific Islander Americans and all communities affected by injustice and bigotry.
- The US-Japan Council, a non-profit educational organization that contributes to strengthening U.S.-Japan relations by bringing together diverse leadership, engaging stakeholders, and exploring issues that benefit communities, businesses and government entities.
Staff Directory: School Administration
Staff Directory: Compliance Unit
Staff Directory: Leadership Development Unit