GREENWICH, Conn. — After serving in the role as interim since July, Kathleen "Kat" Brunswick has been appointed assistant principal for North Mianus School in Greenwich.
Brunswick assumed the interim role while NMS Assistant Principal Jennifer Bencivengo filled in as interim principal at Old Greenwich School. Bencivengo was subsequently appointed the permanent principal at OGS.
“It has been a pleasure to work with Kat this year. She is passionate about students, dedicated to continuous growth and has an outstanding work ethic," NMS Principal Angela Schmidt said. "Her knowledge of teaching and learning and positive attitude make her the perfect Assistant Principal for North Mianus.”
A special education teacher since 2004, Brunswick began her career as an educator in Cincinnati for the Princeton City School District. From 2005 to 2007, she served as an intervention specialist for the Princeton City schools, before moving to Connecticut.
She began teaching for the Greenwich Public Schools in 2007 as a special education teacher for Parkway School, moving to Glenville School in 2011.
Brunswick has a strong background and experience in meeting the needs of all learners and has also served as a site administrator for the GPS Summer School Program for summers 2013 to 2016.
She earned a Bachelor of Arts in communications from the University of Dayton in 2003; a Master of Education in special education from Xavier University in Cincinnati in 2005; and a certificate of advanced studies in educational leadership from Sacred Heart University in Fairfield in 2011.