Riverside Local Schools
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New Assistant Principals

Please join us in welcoming our two new Assistant Principals at Riverside Campus!

Dr. Christopher Basich:

Dr. Basich is a proud graduate of Riverside High School. He holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Psychology from Mount Union, a Master’s Degree in Education from Marietta College and a Doctorate in Educational Leadership from Youngstown State University. During his career at Riverside High School, he has served as a teacher, mentor, department chair, instructional coach, building and district leadership team member and a college and career readiness coordinator.



Jennifer Westbrook:

Mrs. Westbrook holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Public Relations from Kent State University and a Master’s Degree in Teaching in Special Education from Ursuline College and has completed her coursework for her principal license while pursuing a PHD in Education Administration at Kent State University. She has completed 13 years in education as an intervention specialist at Crestwood Middle School in Mantua, Ohio. Prior to that she spent 12 years in public relations. During her tenure as an intervention specialist she served in numerous leadership capacities including serving as interim assistant principal. She has served on the district and building leadership teams, was the building PBIS coordinator and served on the district compliance team.



Welcome aboard!