Tammy Lacey is the Superintendent of Schools for Great Falls Public Schools (GFPS). She is a native of Great Falls, where she graduated from C. M. Russell High School. After graduating with a Bachelor’s degree in elementary education from the University of Montana in 1985, she returned to Great Falls and initially served as a GFPS classroom teacher and the first ever GFPS Teacher on Special Assignment. In 1991, she became an elementary principal, first at Fairfield Elementary in Fairfield, Montana and later at Loy Elementary School in Great Falls. She also served as the GFPS Human Resource Director prior to becoming Superintendent. She received her Masters’ degree in Educational Administration and her superintendent’s certification from the University of Montana. In her 31st year of educational work, she is thrilled to serve as the 10th GFPS Superintendent of Schools and looks forward to the many celebrations and challenges each day brings. Her appointment to the Board of Public Education allows her to support educational opportunities for all of Montana’s students. Besides spending time in schools and at community events, Tammy enjoys golfing, skiing, reading and spending time with family and friends. Tammy can be followed on Twitter: @TammyLLacey.