By Stephanie Ingersoll – PR & Marketing Specialist, QCUSD 

On Monday, April 8, 2019, Maricopa County Superintendent Steve Watson administered the Oath of Office for Courtney Narancic. Mrs. Narancic is the newest member of the Queen Creek Unified School District (QCUSD) Governing Board. She joins fellow Board members Ken Brague, Jennifer Revolt, Samantha Davis, and Bill Schultz. Courtney replaces Susan Leonard who stepped down in February. Mrs. Narancic’s first official Governing Board meeting will be May 14, 2019. 

Mrs. Narancic was born in Phoenix and raised in Prescott, Arizona where she graduated from Prescott High School. She earned her Bachelor of Interdisciplinary Studies with an emphasis in Communication and Non-Profit Management from Arizona State University. She then moved to San Jose, California for four years where she earned her Master of Education in cross-cultural teaching. 

Courtney and her husband moved to Queen Creek in 2004. They have four children all of whom are students in the District. Three of her kids attend Desert Mountain Elementary. Her other child is a student at Newell Barney Middle School. In 2005, Courtney taught 5th grade at Desert Mountain Elementary. She has also been a substitute teacher in the District. 

“Queen Creek Unified is dear to my heart. I have taught in the District. I have been a substitute teacher here, and all my children attend QCUSD schools. I look forward to serving our wonderful community in this new role as a Board member.” 

In her free time, Courtney and her family enjoy traveling and cheering on the Sun Devils at ASU football games.