At the September 10, 2012, Caroline County School Board meeting, Ms. Debra Holt was named the new Director of Human Resources and Student Services for Caroline County Public Schools. Ms. Holt is the current principal of Madison Elementary School. As a native of Caroline County, she brings eighteen years of teaching experience, ten years of retail business experience and seven years of administrative experience to the job. She served one year as an assistant principal in Essex County before returning to Caroline County as principal of Bowling Green Primary School for four years before going to Madison Elementary.
Ms. Holt received her Bachelor of Science Degree from James Madison University in 1977 and her Master of Education Degree in Administration and Supervision from Virginia Commonwealth University in 2004. Ms. Holt will be transitioning to her new position as soon as a suitable replacement is found for the vacancy at Madison Elementary.