Phone: 706.769.6655, ext. 1106
Degrees and Certifications:
DEGREES: University of Georgia, Ed.S. (2011) Concentration: Educational Administration and Policy University of Georgia, M.Ed. (2007) Concentration: Mathematics Education Baldwin-Wallace University, B.A. (1998) Double Major: Sport Management and Business Administration CERTIFICATIONS: Educational Leadership - Performance Based Certification (Tier II) Mathematics (6-12) AWARDS: Oconee County Schools Pursuit of Excellence Award Winner (January 2016) Relay for Life Honorary Co-Chair (2015)
Brian Deitz joined Oconee County Schools in July 2011 first as Assistant Principal/Athletic Director at Oconee County High School. He held the Athletic Director title until August of 2013 when he dropped that title. Mr. Deitz is part of an administrative team that oversees all aspects of the high school including teacher development, student discipline, scheduling, facilities and operations, curriculum, and overall management of the school.
Deitz came to OCHS after serving five years as a mathematics teacher at Clarke Central High School (Athens, Ga.). Deitz held numerous leadership roles at Clarke Central including running the afterschool program, serving as a principal during the Clarke County summer school session, serving as an academy leader, and as a valuable member of the leadership team. He also coached track and field at Clarke Central helping lead the boy’s team to a state runner-up finish and third place finish in back-to-back years.
Prior to entering the field of education, Deitz was involved in college athletics in a variety of Sports Information departments. His stints included working at the University of Florida (2002-05), Kent State University (2000-02) and Marietta College (1999-2000).
Deitz holds a B.A. from Baldwin-Wallace University (Berea, OH) where he ran four years of track and field and played two years of soccer. His higher degrees include a M.Ed. and a Ed.S. from the University of Georgia. Deitz is a native of Allegany, NY and is married to wife Emily and they have two daughters, Briley and Eliannah.