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Mr. Darin Aderholt
An Athens native and graduate of Athens High School, Mr. Darin Aderholt has served the Athens City School system for more than two decades in positions of leadership and administration. After 16 years as principal at Julian Newman Elementary, he accepted the position as Athletic Director for Athens City Schools in 2016. Mr. Aderholt brings years of experience and knowledge to this important role. More than anything, he believes in developing student-athletes that understand integrity, sportsmanship and healthy competition. Mr. Aderholt understands that during the formative experiences on and off the field, the Athletic Direcor has a great responsibility to provide the necessary structure and proper management of all athletic teams and events to create an environment and experience that allows our Golden Eagle athletes to become the best they can be. Mr. Aderholt knows that it truly is great to be a Golden Eagle.