Chair, Educational Leadership
Associate Professor, Educational Leadership

Janice White

Troy, Education Building, Room 205c
[email protected]


Ed.D. Sage Graduate School, The Sage Colleges

Administrative Certification, The College of St. Rose

M. S.  Reading, State University of New York at Albany

B. S. Elementary Education, State University of New York at Oswego

Professional Permanent NYS Certifications

School District Administrator

School Building Administrator

Reading Specialist

Elementary Teacher, N-6

Courses Taught

  • EDL 715   Leadership:  An Endeavor of Human Interaction
  • EDL 736   Field Experience II
  • EDL 737   Field Experience III
  • EDL 743   Foundations of Inquiry III
  • EDL 748   Research  Colloquium
  • Dissertation advisement and committee participation


Leadership, executive coaching, mentoring system leaders, administrative APPR, school governance, results leadership and systems theory

Doctoral Dissertation “Are Schools Preparing Students for the Regional Workforce?  Teacher and Employer Perspectives”

Previous Educational Experience

Faculty Member, Capital Area School District Association, 2012-Present

Superintendent Mentor WSWHE BOCES, 2012-Present

Superintendent of Schools, Saratoga Springs CSD

Deputy Superintendent, Saratoga Springs CSD

Director of Elementary and Middle School Education, Saratoga Springs CSD

Elementary Principal, Lansingburgh CSD

Teacher and Administrator, Voorheesville CSD


Sage Outstanding Student Award, Sage Doctoral Program, May 2010

NYSAWA Ann Myers Award, March 2010

Good Scout Award, Twin Rivers Council, Boy Scouts of NENY, Aug, 2011

Trailblazer Award, Northeast Girl Scout Council, May 2010


Saratoga Hospital Board of Directors, 2009-Present, current Board Chair

New York State Mentoring Steering Committee

Saratoga Sponsor a Scholar Board of Directors

Capital Area School Development Association Executive Committee, 2009-2012

Leadership Saratoga Alumni Board, 2013-2016

Saratoga 150 Steering Committee, 2011-2013

City of Saratoga Springs Comprehensive Plan Development Committee, 2013

Saratoga County Arts Council Board of Directors, 2003-2009, Vice President 2 years


Collaboration with SUNY Plattsburgh on revision to the Educational Leadership School Leader Masters’ Program

Collaboration with UAlbany on revision to the DTSDE process and participation in turnkey training

Hochsprung Center for Mental Health and School Safety Steering Committee partnering with EDL Faculty


Spending time with grandsons Chase and Cooper, travel, theater, reading as leisure activities