From Obed Morales, Principal
Mr. Morales has been in the field of education for twenty-four years, and is currently in his third year as the principal of East Somerville Community School, in Somerville, Massachusetts. Prior to Somerville, he worked nine years as an Assistant Principal at the high school level. He was an assistant principal at Rolesville High School in Wake County, North Carolina, a position that he held from 2016-2019. Prior to that, he was Assistant Principal at Ida S. Baker High School in Lee County, Florida from 2015-2016, and before that he was Assistant Principal at East Lee County High School in Florida from 2010-2015. He also has twelve years of teaching experience in mathematics at the middle grades and high school level.
He holds a Master’s of Education degree with a major in Educational Leadership from Florida Gulf Coast University and a Bachelor of Science in Mathematics and Computer Science from St. Peter's College of New Jersey.
On a personal level, Mr. Morales is most proud of his family. He and his wife have been married for thirty years and are proud parents of two amazing adults: Dean, twenty-nine years old and Alexis, twenty-five years old.