Ann McNally is entering her eighth year as the principal of Frederick Stock Elementary School (Stock), a specialty early childhood center which embodies the motto, “Where all Children Belong!” Under Ann’s leadership, Stock has earned the Governor’s Award of Excellence for Teaching and Learning and the Award of Excellence for Inclusion of Children with Special Needs. The school uses a unique play-based, team-teaching approach to educate all of its students and ensures that students with special needs are fully included in school activities with their peers. Ann has also facilitated strong connections with Stock families and the community through the Friends of Stock Parent Teacher Organization (PTO).
Ann has been in the field of education for over twenty years, serving as a teacher, district administrator, assistant principal and principal. She holds a bachelor’s degree in economics as well as a master’s degree in both special education and educational leadership.