Dr. Pat LeQuier has a career in education that spans over thirty years. In her professional roles she has served students and families as a teacher, counselor, district resource teacher for student assistance programs, and as a school administrator. She holds a Bachelor's degree from the University of South Florida from the College of Social and Behavioral Sciences, a Master's degree in Counseling from the University of Central Florida, and a Doctorate in Educational Leadership from the University of Alabama and the University of Alabama at Birmingham.
Mrs. Laura Junkin , Assistant Principal
Mrs. Laura Junkin has taught at both the elementary and middle school levels. She has served as the assistant principal at OMIS for the past five years.
Previously, she served as a Magnet School Coordinator in Texas, taught fifth grade at Vestavia Hills Elementary Central, served as an Elementary Math and
Science Specialist with AMSTI, and as the assistant principal at Gardendale Elementary School in Jefferson County. Mrs. Junkin holds a master's degree in
Elementary Education from the University of St. Thomas in Houston, a master's degree in Educational Leadership from the University of Alabama at Birmingham,
and an Education Specialist degree in Educational Leadership from the University of Alabama at Birmingham. Currently, Mrs. Junkin is completing her
dissertation towards a doctorate in Educational Leadership from Samford University.