Jacqueline (Jackee) Long began her Berkeley County Schools career as school secretary with Bunker Hill and Gerrardstown Elementary in 1974. Throughout her 40 years in education, Jacqueline served as district executive secretary, coordinator of service personnel in the Human Resources Department, Service Personnel Professional Development Coordinator, and managed the sick leave and incentive leave programs, prior to her retirement in 2014. Ms. Long joined the Board of Education in the spring of 2021 and was elected to a 4-year term effective July 1, 2022.
During her tenure, Jacqueline guided the 2005 launch of the Tri-County Institute -- an opportunity for service personnel to explore training and professional development. Jacqueline also took an active leadership role at the state level, serving a 12-year term as the West Virginia School Service Personnel Association president from 2002 - 2014. During this time, she participated in various West Virginia Department of Education task forces with a focus on early childhood classroom teacher assistant certification, attendance and staff professional development. Ms. Long was instrumental in the development of the West Virginia School Service Personnel of the Year Award and has served on many WVDE committees.
A life-long resident of Berkeley County, Jacqueline served as a member and Vice-President of the West Virginia University - East Medicine Board of Directors, the Eastern Panhandle Transit Authority board, the Berkeley County Public Schools Federal Credit Union board and the Reconnecting McDowell board.
Active in her community, Jacqueline is a member of the Second Baptist Church and holds the position of assistant treasurer/teller. She currently resides in Martinsburg, WV. Her email is: email@example.com