Assistant Principal, Registration
Dr. Gowdy joined Red Mountain's faculty in July 2011. He is the Assistant Principal of Registration and Senior Class administrator. Dr. Gowdy previously served as Red Mountain's Athletics Director and Assistant Principal of Campus Initiatives. Our campus was the proud recipient of the 2013 AIA Directors' Cup. This award recognizes the top Arizona high school in academics, athletics, community service, and character education initiatives. In 2012, Dr. Gowdy was named the East Valley Athletic Director of the Year.
Dr. Gowdy graduated from the Stony Brook School and played collegiate baseball at Adelphi University. He has a Bachelor of Science in Mathematics, Master of Arts in Educational Leadership, and a Doctorate in Teaching & Learning. Dr. Gowdy participates on high school accreditation teams and facilitates workshops for the Danielson Group's Framework for Teaching and Pacific Institute's Pathways to Extreme Success. He is also an adjunct at Chandler-Gilbert Community College.