Dr. Barry Kayrell


Dr. Barry L. Kayrell joined McPherson & Jacobson in 2017.  He retired as Superintendent of the Hemet Unified School District in Riverside County California in 2016 after serving 41 years in public education.  He served over 15 years as a Superintendent in Unified/Union High School Districts in Hemet, Beaumont, and Oroville.  During the course of his career, he served as a teacher, coach, athletic director, activity director, assistant principal, principal, director of alternative education, assistant superintendent of curriculum and instruction, and assistant superintendent of Human Resources. Dr. Kayrell was recognized as the Riverside County Superintendent of the Year, ACSA REGION 19 Superintendent of the Year, WRCASM Superintendent of the Year, ACSA Region 19 President, and served a three-year term on the ACSA State Board.

Dr. Kayrell earned his Bachelors Degree, life teaching credential, life administrative services credential, and Masters Degree in Educational Administration from California State University at San Bernardino.  He earned his Doctorate in Policy Planning and Administration from the University of Southern California.

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