Prince George’s County Executive Angela D. Alsobrooks announced the appointment Tuesday of Dr. Monica Goldson as Chief Executive Officer of Prince George’s County Public Schools (PGCPS), effective July 1, 2019.
Dr. Goldson has served in the interim role since July 2018. She has spent her entire 28-year career in PGCPS, starting as a mathematics teacher at Suitland High School. Dr. Goldson has also served as Deputy Superintendent of Teaching and Learning and Chief Operating Officer.
Fast Facts: Dr. Monica Goldson
# First woman from Prince George’s County to lead the school system; second woman in PGCPS history
#Potomac High School Graduate
#Former Interim CEO, Deputy Superintendent of Teaching and Learning and Chief Operating Officer
#Longest PGCPS tenure among recent superintendents/CEOs
#Founding principal of Dr. Henry A. Wise Jr. High School