Meet the New West Forest Principal, Mr. Andy Wheeling

We are pleased to introduce our new principal at West Forest, Andy Wheeling. He is a 1987 graduate of Maplewood High School and a United States Air Force veteran. He received his Bachelor’s Degree in Secondary Social Studies from Clarion University of PA, his Master’s Degree in Curriculum and Instruction from Gannon University, and his MBA from King University. He taught Social Studies and coached basketball and softball for 7 years at the Titusville High School and then spent 3 years there as Assistant Principal. He then moved to PENNCREST School District where he served as Assistant Principal, Supervisor of Curriculum K-12, and then Director of Personnel. In 2016 he moved to Bristol, VA where he was an Assistant Principal at Virginia High School. In 2018 he accepted a position with the Department of Defense and served as High School Principal on Spangdahlem Air Base in Germany. After moving back to the United States, he spent time as Principal at Lucy Addison Middle School in Roanoke, VA. Andy is married to Robin and has a 4-year old daughter, Sara. He also has a son, Drew, who is a 10th grade student at the Titusville High School and a daughter, Kierstan, who is in her Junior year at Clarion University where she is studying Radiology. He is extremely excited to have the opportunity to join the West Forest community and can’t wait to meet all of the students, parents, and community members. We will be scheduling meet and greet times in the near future, but in the meantime feel free to reach out and welcome Andy to our community!