H. Clifford Reynolds, III answered the call to serve as Principal of Pine Forge Academy in 2019. He leads the Pine Forge Academy team with 23 years of educational experience in both public and private schools.
Principal Reynolds served 10 years as a public-school principal in the Canton City School District in Ohio, eight years as a public-school teacher in both Canton and Columbus public schools, four years in the Ohio Conference at Mayfair Christian School in Uniontown, Ohio, and a year and a half as a missionary teaching conversational English and Bible in Seoul, Korea.
Principal Reynolds is a graduate of Spring Valley Academy in Centerville, Ohio where he made history by becoming the first African-American President of the student body. He is a proud graduate of Oakwood University in Huntsville, Alabama where he earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Business Management. He continued his education by completing a Master of Education degree at Wright State University in Dayton, Ohio. In addition, he completed the Principal Certification program at The Ohio State University in Columbus, Ohio, and currently holds NAD certifications in administration and teaching.
Principal Reynolds joins the Pine Forge Academy community along with his wife of 19 years, Dr. Charlyce Wallington-Reynolds, who has served as a pediatrician in Akron, Ohio, and their two children, Cariss (14), an incoming freshman at Pine Forge Academy, and Hayden (13), an incoming 8th grader at Jessie R. Wagner Adventist School.