Jon Williams Named Principal of Shalimar Elementary School

The School Board unanimously approved the selection of Jon Williams as the Principal of Shalimar Elementary School during the February 25 Board meeting.

Williams graduated from Fort Walton Beach High School and attended the University of West Florida earning a Bachelor’s Degree in Psychology and a Master’s Degree in Curriculum and Instruction.  He will graduate this summer from Florida State University with a Specialist degree in Educational Leadership and Policy. Williams has worked as a reading assistant at Kenwood Elementary School, a guidance counselor, Dean of Students and Assistant Principal at Pryor Middle School for the last seven years. 

“I have valued my time as a student and employee in Okaloosa County Schools and am proud and excited to be principal of such a great school as Shalimar!” said Williams.

Williams lives in Mary Esther with his wife Amanda and their two year old son, Ben.