CINCINNATI, OH (January 30, 2024) — Best Point Education & Behavioral Health is excited to announce the appointment of Stacey Hill-Simmons as the new Superintendent/VP of Education. With over 30 years of experience in the education field, Stacey brings a wealth of knowledge and leadership to our organization.
Her impressive career includes over 20 years as a Principal with Cincinnati Public Schools (CPS). Her commitment to specialized education was demonstrated early in her career when she was instrumental in developing autism units for CPS. As Principal, Stacey led Evanston Academy to receive the prestigious “National Blue Ribbon” award from the US Department of Education in 2020 and achieve an outstanding overall “A” grade on the state report card for the academic year 2018-19. Receiving the James N Jacobs Administrator of the Year award in 2020, this accolade highlights her outstanding contributions to educational administration and her impact on the academic community. In 2020, Stacey received the Dr. Lawrence C. Hawkins Educator of the Year Award, established by Western & Southern Financial Group, that honors one educator who has elevated the educational process in Cincinnati Public Schools to an exceptional level through personal commitment, dedicated focus and outstanding results.
“We are thrilled to have Stacey join our leadership team,” said Debbie Gingrich, Chief Program Officer of Best Point Education and Behavioral Health. “Her commitment to educational excellence, as well as her extensive experience, passion for education, and proven track record of success will greatly contribute to the continued growth and success of Best Point.” Please join me in welcoming Stacey Hill-Simmons to our team.