Ms. Shannon Recognized as FCPS 2020 Region 5 Outstanding School-based Leader!

By Department of Human Resources
Spotlight
January 06, 2021

Linda Cassese ShannonCongratulations to Assistant Principal Linda Cassese Shannon who was recognized as the FCPS 2020 Region 5 Outstanding School-based Leader and one of six finalists for the 2020 Outstanding School-based Leader Award!

Ms. Shannon is a leader who is deeply committed to building relationships with the students, parents, and staff members she serves. For many, she is a sounding board and a safe place to be heard. As a leader, she fosters a student-focused culture and guides her teams toward data-driven decisions and targeted interventions. Her investment in student success, procedural knowledge, and commitment to a collaborative team approach make the difference for her students. A student shared, “She took the pressure off my mom and dad’s shoulders and willingly put it on her own.” Ms. Shannon’s efforts to support others are rooted in genuine compassion, kindness, and a desire to do her best for others.