Degrees and Certifications:
Mr. Timothy J. Flynn
Mr. Flynn’s career expands over thirty years in public education. He has served as a teacher, counselor, assistant principal, director, and principal. Mr. Flynn currently serves as the Principal of Stone Bridge High School in Ashburn, Virginia. Mr. Flynn also served six years in the United States Army Reserve as an Infantry soldier in the 100BN 442 INF E Company. Earning a blue chord remains one of his most memorable accomplishments.
Mr. Flynn was selected by Guam Governor Carl T. C. Gutierrez to serve on the Education Task Force to improve the quality of education for the Territory of Guam and its 40,000 students. Additionally, Governor Joseph Ada selected Mr. Flynn to serve on the Site-Based Management Task Force for the Guam Department of Education. Under the leadership of Mr. Flynn, Belmont Ridge Middle School was selected in 2008, 2009, 2010, and 2011 by the Governor of Virginia as an Academic School of Excellence. Additionally, in 2009 and 2012 Belmont Ridge Middle School was selected as a National School to Watch, and a Blue-Ribbon School of Music in 2010 and 2011.
In 2011, Mr. Flynn was selected for the Washington Post Distinguished Educator Award and the Loudoun County Principal of the year. The Microsoft Corporation honored Mr. Flynn in 2014 by selecting him as a Judge at their International Education Forum held in Barcelona, Spain. He was asked to evaluate and judge the best instructional projects from across the world. Mr. Flynn has spoken as an educational leader at numerous conferences and various school divisions. In 2014 he was selected to present a TED Talk on leadership which was entitled: Efficacy, Expectations, and Excellence.
Mr. Flynn and his wife Sarah live in Leesburg, VA with their two daughters Fiona and Cordelia. Mr. Flynn’s son Collin is currently proudly serving in the US Air Force.