Dr. Jeffrey Geihs, Educational Leadership

Adjunct Professor, School of Education

Dr. Jeffrey Geihs Photo

Areas of Expertise:

  • ​School Turnaround
  • Educational Administration
  • Professional Development Processes
  • Non-Profit Public/Private Partnerships


  • ​NOVA Sountheastern University, Doctor of Educational Leadership
  • ​NOVA Sountheastern University, Masters of Educational Leadershipl
  • University of Nevada, Las Vegas, BA in Broadcast Communications


  • ​Using Mentors to Improve Average Daily Attendance and Achievement

Research Areas of Interest:

  • ​School Turnaround/Improvement
  • Student Attendance
  • District Decentralization

Certifications and /or Licenses:

  • ​PreK-12 Educational Leadership/Administration
  • Secondary English

Select Publications:

  • ​Geihs, Jeffrey J. - no publications other than op eds.

Select Professional Experience:

  • ​Executive Director, Nevada Association of School Administrators (NASA) 2019-Present
  • Associate Superintendent, 2012-2019
  • High School Principal, 2010-2012
  • Chief Operations Officer, The Public Education Foundation, 2009-2010
  • High School Principal, 2005-2009
  • Chief of Staff to a Region Superintendent, 2004-2005
  • High School Assistant Principal, 2001-2004
  • Dean of Students in Middle and High School, 1999-2001
  • High School English Teacher and Department Chair, 1995-1999
  • Member, National Association of Secondary School Principals
  • Member, American Association of School Administrators
  • Member, National Association of Elementary School Principals