Operations oversees Highline’s support services including the transportation department, facilities services (maintenance, operations and grounds), capital construction and planning, safety and security, insurance and risk management, district athletics, and the child nutrition services department.
Scott Logan, Chief Operations Officer: As the Chief Operations Officer (COO) of Highline Public Schools, Scott assists the Superintendent in providing leadership and vision by implementing the operational priorities of the school district; and is a member of the Superintendent's cabinet. His day-to-day management efforts ensure that all district support departments maintain a safe, clean learning environment for staff, students and the community. Prior to assuming his current responsibilities as COO, Scott served as the Director of Transportation and Interim Director of the Safety and Security Department. You will often find him out in the Highline community, volunteering his time as board member with the Normandy Park/Des Moines Rotary, the Des Moines Food Bank, and the Blues and Brews Festival.
Jessica Kido, Executive Assistant: Jessica provides executive administrative support for Scott Logan and the support services he oversees. She serves as the primary contact for all risk management related issues and directly handles the certificates of insurances; as well as TORT claims, and injury, vehicle, and property loss claims. Jessica is also a member of the district's emergency management team; focusing on updating and providing staff and students awareness training in the event of an emergency. Jessica provides technical and logistical support for multiple projects, meetings, conferences and workshops for the staff of Highline School District.