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Director of Learning Services.

The PGISD Board of Trustees approved Ashley Barker as the Director of Learning Services.
Barker is the current principal at Pleasant Grove Middle School, and she has been with the Pleasant Grove Independent School District for 14 years. During her time with the Pleasant Grove Independent School District, Barker has taught third grade, fifth grade, and held positions as Pleasant Grove Elementary, Intermediate, and High School Assistant Principal. Her career began at New Boston ISD, teaching third and fourth grade. “Mrs. Barker’s leadership experiences, knowledge, and understanding of our systems are crucial to leading the growth of our students and staff. She has done a tremendous job of leading our middle school campus,” Superintendent Chad Pirtle said. “I look  forward to working with Mrs. Barker as we continue in our mission of ensuring high levels of learning for all students.”