Whitney Morehead, Ed.D., Assistant Principal
Dr. Whitney Morehead has been an administrator at Summit Lakes Middle School since 2011. She assists with student services, magazine sales, community engagement, special education, and literacy. She also is the administrative advisor for the homeroom program and yearbook.
Dr. Morehead earned a Doctorate in Educational Leadership from St. Louis University in 2015 and a Specialist Degree in Secondary Administration from the University of Central Missouri in 2010. In 2005, she earned a Master of Arts in Teaching from the University of Central Missouri. In 2003, she earned a Bachelor of Arts in Communication from Truman State University.
Dr. Morehead began her educational career at Summit Lakes Middle School in 2004. Before administration, she served as an In-School Suspension supervisor, study skills teacher, Speech and Theatre teacher, and English Language Arts teacher. In addition, Dr. Morehead was the head varsity softball coach for Lee’s Summit West High School.