KIMBERLY DAVIS became Principal of Gulf High School on May 7, 2012. She had been in education for over 20 years, beginning her career in south Georgia. In 1998, her family relocated to Pasco County, where she was hired as a science teacher at Zephyrhills High School. In 2002, she moved to the district office, where she worked as an Instructional Trainer Coach for science education. In 2004, she became the Pasco County Science Supervisor. She worked with science curriculum and the environmental education centers. In 2006, she opened SLHS as an assistant principal and worked there until moving to Anclote High School. She is the mother of two Pasco County graduates, one from Zephyrhills High School and the other an IB graduate of Land O’ Lakes High School.
LAURA LUTER joined the Gulf High School administration July of 2017. She previously worked at Bayonet Point Middle School as an assistant principal and the District Office as a Resolution and ESE Specialist since 2007. Mrs. Luter opened Seven Springs Middle School and served students in all of the Pasco County schools as the Teacher of Physically Impaired for 7 years. She piloted the first high school program for students with severe disabilities at Hudson High School in the early 1990s and brought Prom Promise to the Pasco County school system in 1992 as the SADD Advisor. She was awarded Teacher of the Year in 1998 by the Council for Exceptional Children. Mrs. Luter grew up in Taiwan before settling in south Florida for high school. Mrs. Luter is a proud UF gator and graduated with a BS degree in psychology. She attended Lehigh University for her MEd, majoring in Special Education. She obtained her Educational Leadership certification through USF. Mrs. Luter’s husband is a battalion chief with Pasco County Fire-Rescue; they have 2 children who graduated from Mitchell High School. Her daughter graduated from UCF in 2016 and works as the mermaid supervisor at Weeki Wachee. Her son attends FSU and will graduate in 2018 with a dual major in economics and political science.
HILDA MARTIN joined the Gulf High School Administrative team as an Assistant Principal in August 2018. She graduated from the University of Florida with a Bachelors in Elementary Education and a Masters in Bilingual Education and Second Language Acquisition. She continued her education in Educational Leadership at the University of South Florida. Mrs. Martin has been a Pasco County School District Administrator and teacher for over 20 years. Her experiences include Principal of James M. Marlowe Elementary and Chasco Elementary, Asst. Principal at Deer Park Elementary and teacher at Seven Springs Middle and Elementary Schools. Hilda Martin is a proud graduate of Gulf High’s class of 1985. She is married and has 3 children who have all attended and grown in Pasco County Schools. She is eager to broaden her leadership experience by working in a secondary school and working side by side other inspiring leaders here at Gulf High School.
AMY RIDDLE joined the Gulf High School administration in June of 2018 as an assistant principal. Mrs. Riddle began her teaching career at Gulf Middle School 1993. In 1996 she taught Chorus at both Gulf Middle and Gulf High School making the move to GHS at the beginning of the 1997 school year. In January of 2010 Mrs. Riddle left to become an assistant principal at Land O’ Lakes High School until June of 2015 when she moved to River Ridge Middle School.
Mrs. Riddle has a Bachelor’s in Music Education from USF and a Master’s in Education from St. Leo University. She and her husband, Glenn have two daughters, one who just graduated from the International Baccalaureate program at Gulf High School and the other who is a Junior at River Ridge High School.
ROBERT STRASSER joined the Gulf High School administration as an assistant principal on Jan. 6, 2014. He had been a 10-year math teacher at Gulf Middle School, where he was named Teacher of the Year in 2010. He has a bachelor’s degree in Business Administration from the University of South Florida, and a Master’s in Educational Leadership from USF. Mr. Strasser was born in Glen Cove, New York. He came to New Port Richey in 1988 and attended Calusa Elementary School, Bayonet Point Middle School, and Ridgewood High School, from which he graduated in 1998. He has twin sons and a daughter.