Contact: Haley Miller (336) 370-3200
Created: 3/2/2010 4:52:24 PM
Brian Clarida, principal of Sumner Elementary, was
selected as the 2010 recipient of the University of North
Carolina-Greensboro's Young Alumni Award.
The award is presented to a UNCG alumni each year and
honors those alumni who are 40 years of age and younger when nominated.
It recognizes exceptional achievement and significant contribution to
the recipient's profession, community/society or university.
Clarida will be recognized at the UNCG Chancellor's annual recognition event on May 10.
Prior to joining GCS in 2006, Clarida served as
principal of Lawsonville Avenue Elementary in Reidsville. He began his
career as a middle school teacher in 1998.
Clarida received his Master of Arts degree from UNCG
in 2002. He also has a Master of Science degree and bachelor's degree
from North Carolina Agricultural and Technical State University. In
2005, he earned his Doctorate of Education from Nova Southeastern