Principal Susan Mingey is beginning her ninth year as Principal of Lynnewood elementary school after spending more than 20 years teaching and working with Haverford students in varied capacities. She has been a teacher at Manoa and Coopertown and the Coordinator of Special programs working with children and families from all 5 Haverford elementary schools. She has worked closely with teachers and staff members in the area of professional development, believing strongly that we are all life long learners.
She graduated from West Chester University with her BS in elementary education. She received an MEd from Widener University in Elementary/Gifted education along with a supervisory certificate to support her work with teachers. Her Principal's certification was attained at St. Joseph's University. Her mission at Haverford for these years has always begun and ended with the children..."What is best for kids?" is the everyday goal that helps set Lynnewood's agenda all day every day.