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Allen ISD Names Katie Kordel as Chief Innovation and Strategic Initiatives Officer

Katie Kordel has been selected as the new Chief Innovation and Strategic Initiatives Officer for the Allen Independent School District. 

Katie currently serves as the Chief Academic Officer in the Frisco Independent School District. Prior to assuming her role as Chief Academic Officer, Katie served as the Deputy Superintendent of Curriculum and Instruction as well as the Area Director of Secondary Instruction in Frisco ISD. Katie also served as Principal of Heritage Middle School, and Assistant Principal of Clark Middle School in Frisco. Before working in Frisco ISD, Katie served as an Administrative Intern at Allen High School as well as a Biology and Integrated Physics and Chemistry (IPC) Teacher at the Lowery Freshman Center in the Allen Independent School District. The 2018-2019 school year marks Katie’s 20th year in education.

During her career, Katie has demonstrated experience and leadership in the areas of strategic planning, organizational improvement, increased student achievement, community partnerships, and developing a strategic vision in relation to curriculum, instruction and assessment.