Meet the Principal

Epic pictureLisa Mahannah, Principal

Ms. Mahannah has worked with Denver Public Schools for 13 years!

  • Began her career with DPS as a 5th-grade teacher at Castro Elementary in Southwest Denver
  • Held a variety of roles, including math coach, math facilitator, and elementary math coordinator, supporting schools throughout the district
  • Served as principal of Force Elementary for the last five years

Under Ms. Mahannah’s leadership, Force Elementary achieved great success!

  • School awarded CDE Center of Excellence three years
  • SPF Top-Growth School four years
  • SPF Top-Performing School four years
  • Top Southwest elementary school on SPF for three of four years

Ms. Mahannah received her Master’s in Educational Leadership and Policy from the University of Denver.