Gail McDowell joined the faculty of St. Joseph Catholic School in 1990. She obtained B.A. and M.A. degrees in Elementary Education from Marshall University, and maintains a permanent WV teaching license. During her tenure at St. Joseph, Ms. McDowell has been employed as a classroom teacher, Assistant Principal and support teacher. She has four boys and six grandchildren, three of whom currently attend St. Joseph. Her hobbies include traveling, reading, word games, and spending time with family and friends. Ms. McDowell will return for the 2022-23 school year as a support teacher for students in grades 3-5.