WHEELING, W.Va. – The West Virginia Association of School Administrators says Pendleton County Superintendent Doug Lambert has been named West Virginia Superintendent of the Year.
Officials say Lambert will represent West Virginia in the National Superintendent of the Year competition in San Diego in February.
He has been superintendent in Pendleton County since 2005 and previously served as principal for Pendleton County Middle/High School beginning in 2002.
The association says Lambert has raised the profile for superintendents and school administrators by providing significant input to lawmakers regarding education reform and education-related legislation.
Lambert has served in various positions for the West Virginia Association of School Administrators and is now president of the group.