Program Director

Phone: (859) 381-4683


Degrees and Certifications:

Bachelor’s degree in elementary education, University of Kentucky Master’s degree in education and K-12 technology endorsement, Georgetown College Master’s degree in instructional leadership and principal certification, University of the Cumberlands

Jamie Burch

Jamie Burch officially took the helm as program director in July 2021 with 22 years of experience in education, most recently serving as administrative dean and acting program director for the Virtual Learning Academy. Previous roles include service as the principal of Sts. Peter and Paul Regional Catholic School, administrative dean and professional growth and effectiveness coach at Southern Elementary, district technology resource teacher, and classroom teacher at Cardinal Valley and Garden Springs elementary schools. Burch holds a bachelor’s degree in elementary education from the University of Kentucky, a master’s degree in education and K-12 technology endorsement from Georgetown College, and a master’s degree in instructional leadership and principal certification from the University of the Cumberlands. She has also participated in several leadership opportunites including the National Institute for School Leadership and the Leadership Institute for School Principals through the Kentucky Chamber.