Dr. Chad Holden, Superintendent


  • Phone 256-389-2600
    Extension 1005

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  • Education
    Ed.D., Instructional Leadership, Samford University (2018) 
    , Instructional Leadership, University of North Alabama (2010)
    M.A., Educational Administration, University of North Alabama (2005)
    B.S., Social Science, University of North Alabama (2002)

    Superintendent, Muscle Shoals City Schools, 2020-present
    Muscle Shoals High School, 2014-2020
    Assistant Principal
    , Muscle Shoals High School, 2012-2014
    Social Science Teacher, Muscle Shoals High School, 2002-2012

    Additionally, I served on the Lauderdale County Board of Education from 2010-2016, serving as Board Chairman from 2012-2014.

    I am married to Julia Beth, and we have two wonderful sons, Conner and Evan.  My wife and I are both proud alums of Rogers High School in Greenhill, Alabama.  Julia Beth graduated from UNA with a degree in finance and works as the secretary/bookkeeper at Webster Elementary.  Our family attends the Atlas Church of Christ in Greenhill.