Milbrand named CAIU’s assistant executive director

by Comm Contractor | Aug 28, 2018

Gregory Milbrand, CAIU assistant executive directorThe Capital Area Intermediate Unit Board of Directors hired Gregory Milbrand as the CAIU’s assistant executive director at its regularly scheduled Board meeting on August 23, 2018. He is currently scheduled to begin work with the CAIU in mid-October.  

Milbrand said he is eager to join the CAIU. “In all my interactions with the Capital Area Intermediate Unit, I am consistently impressed with the professionalism, intellect, and expertise among the staff members,” Milbrand stated. “It is my honor and privilege to join this team of talented individuals and I cannot wait to get started!”         

The CAIU is also looking forward to having Milbrand onboard. Dr. Andria Saia, CAIU executive director, said, “We are extremely excited to have Mr. Milbrand join the CAIU team.  He brings with him a wealth of experience and knowledge, as well as the essential desire to be of service to others.”  She concluded by saying, “He is a welcome addition, and I am certain will be a great asset to the IU family and the communities we support.”        

Most recently, Milbrand served the East Pennsboro Area School District as the assistant superintendent and previously, as the acting superintendent and the supervisor of curriculum, instruction, and assessment. Prior to joining the East Pennsboro team, he worked for the Halifax Area School District as the middle school principal and assistant secondary principal.  He gained valuable classroom experience within the Central Dauphin School District where he taught eighth grade earth and space science at Central Dauphin East Middle School, and fourth and fifth grade at North Side Elementary School.

Milbrand earned his Bachelor of Science in elementary education from Indiana University of Pennsylvania and a Master of Education in school administration, K-12 principal certification, and Superintendent Letter of Eligibility from Shippensburg University.  He is currently enrolled in doctoral studies in educational leadership through Immaculata University. 

In his free time, Milbrand enjoys spending time with his wife and two kids, playing golf, and cheering on the New York Yankees.