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Tracy Conkright named Chief Education Officer

Owensboro Catholic Schools is pleased to announce Tracy Conkright as the new Chief Education Officer of Owensboro Catholic Schools. This position will be a resource of support for the school’s educational efforts to fulfill the mission and ministry of Catholic Schools. Conkright has over 30 years of experience in the education field.

Conkright is currently the principal of the 4-6 Campus, a position she has held for 25 years.

“I feel blest that God has called me to this position,” said Conkright. “The Owensboro Catholic School System holds a special place in my heart.  Over the last 25 years, I have grown to respect and admire so many faculty, staff, parents, and students within our school system.  I am excited to work with the principals and teachers in our schools to carry out our educational mission.”   

“We are very fortunate to have someone with Tracy’s expertise and experience in our system,” said Tom Lilly, President of Owensboro Catholic Schools. “I have relied heavily on her counsel since assuming my role with the Owensboro Catholic School System and I look forward to working with her in this capacity.”

Conkright has a Rank One in Instructional Leadership, School Principal; Master of Science, and Bachelor of Science in Elementary Education; all from Western Kentucky University.