Dr. Denise Abboud is the Preschool Director and has been overseeing preschool special education in Strongsville City Schools since 2005. She was the Director of Pupil Services in Strongsville from 2008 to 2015.
Prior to arriving at Strongsville City Schools, Dr. Abboud worked as an Intervention Specialist in academic and behavior intervention at Warren City Schools, and was an Associate Professor of Education at Hiram College. She is a past recipient of the annual Walter Horn Award, which is given to sixteen educators in the state of Ohio who have made extraordinary contributions to the education of students with disabilities.
Dr. Abboud holds a BS in Education, Magna Cum Laude, from Youngstown State University, and a MEd in Supervision/Special Education and a PhD in Cultural Foundations of Education from Kent State University.