Anel Garza de Sandoval will be the next principal at Woodbury Elementary beginning July 1.
Before becoming associate principal at Perry Elementary in Perry in 2012, Garza was a classroom teacher at Woodbury Elementary for 10 years, teaching second grade (2002-2011) and kindergarten (2011-2012).
"I'm very happy that I'm coming back to Marshalltown, especially to Woodbury," she said. "It's my first home, my first love."
Anel Garza de Sandoval
Garza received her Bachelor of Arts degree in elementary education with endorsement in English Language Learning from the University of Northern Iowa, where she also earned her Master of Arts degree in educational leadership.