Jacqueline Willis Bell, first female principal of Glenville High School begins her thirty-first year with the Cleveland Municipal School District.
She graduated Phi Beta Kappa from John Hay High School where she was Class President, Captain of the Cheerleaders, Student Council President, and President of The Gym leaders Club.
Ms. Bell earned her bachelor's degree in Health &Physical Education from Baldwin-Wallace College, where she was later inducted into the Athletic Hall of Fame.
first master's degree in Curriculum &Instruction from Cleveland State University
, and her
second in Administration and Supervision from John Carroll University
received an outstanding leadership certificate from the Richard W. Pogue Institute for School Leadership and Management
and the Cleveland Initiative for Education.
received the "Sisters: a Celebration of African American Women, 2001 Award of Excellence.
serves as the campus administrator for the Glenville Academic Campus
overseeing the school transformation to four small schools with four small school principals.
Jacqueline is the youngest of twin daughters from a family of ten born of the late Walter & Bennie Lee Willis and is the proud mother of Joyce, alum of The Ohio State University and now attending the University of Akron Law School.