Jay Conroy, Position #5
Educational Background and Career Experience
Malin HS, Malin, OR (Diploma) (1970); O.S.U. (Bachelor of Sci.) Political Science (1974); University of Oregon Law School (Juris. Doc.) (1977); O.S.U. (1986-87) (Certif.- Social Studies Secondary Education); U. of O. (Initial & Continuing Admin. Licenses) (1997-2002).
Currently a part-time Adjunct Instructor, Oregon State University (O.S.U.) & University of Portland (U.P) instructing classes on Educational Leadership and Education Human Resource Development (U.P.); supervising Student Teachers (O.S.U. & U.P.); and supervising the practicum experience of School Administrator candidates (U.P.). Career experience includes teaching at Crescent Valley High School and Corvallis High School (1987-97); Asst. Principal- Philomath MS (1997-2002); Principal- CHS (2002-2007); Asst. Principal- Marist Catholic HS (2007-08); Principal- Marist Catholic HS (2008-2015), Lawyer- Corvallis (1977-87).
Jay and his wife, Judy, have lived in Corvallis for 43 years. Their four children were fortunate to attend and graduate from Corvallis schools.
Director (Volunteer)- Oregon State Credit Union Board of Directors (2010-current) (service includes: 5 years, Board Governance Committee; 2 years Executive Committee; 2 years Financial Risk Management Committee); Corvallis AYSO Soccer Board (5 years) including 2 years as Commissioner; and volunteer coach on numerous youth soccer and basketball teams in which our children were participating (15 years); and member of St. Mary’s Catholic Church.
Hobbies and Interests
Family, including our children and 7 grandchildren; travel; learning to trailer camp; sports spectator; reading; political goings-on.