CFISD Names New Principal for Fiest Elementary School

Cy-Fair, TX – July 25, 2013 – Dr. Jeanette Gerault, the assistant principal at Birkes Elementary School, was named the principal at Fiest Elementary School on Thursday. Gerault replaces Crystal Romero-Mueller, who accepted an intermediate principal position in Tomball ISD last month.

Jeanette Gerault

Dr. Jeanette Gerault

Gerault has 19 years of experience in the education profession, all within CFISD. Her career began at Jowell Elementary School, where she taught fourth- and fifth-grade language arts and social studies for five years from 1994-1999.

She served as an administrative intern at the Instructional Support Center in 1998-1999, prior to being named assistant principal at Hancock Elementary School in 1999. Gerault served at Hancock for four years, prior to accepting her current assistant principal position at Birkes in 2003.

Gerault received her Bachelor of Science in Education from Baylor University and her Master of Education in Administration from Prairie View A&M University. In May 2013, she received her Doctorate in Educational Leadership from the University of Houston.

“It’s an honor to have been selected to join the Fiest Elementary family,” Gerault said. “I am very excited to serve the Fiest students, staff and community while we work together to continue the tradition of students growing, learning and achieving at the highest level.”