Dr. Vail is originally from Sea Isle City in South Jersey. Go Eagles! Dr. Vail obtained her B.A. and teaching degree from Gettysburg College in Pennsylvania. She then attended UMES for her master's degree in counseling and her doctorate in organizational leadership. Dr. Vail studied at Wilmington University to complete her administration training. She has lived in the Salisbury area for 23 years. Dr. Vail started her career as a guidance counselor near Roanoke, Virginia then moved to the Eastern Shore. She served for many years as a private practice therapist and continues to hold the title of MD Licensed Clinical Professional Counselor. Dr. Vail began working in Maryland public schools in Worcester County (8 years) after which Dr. Vail began working for Wicomico Public Schools as an Assistant Principal in 2006. She has served as an Assistant Principal at Pittsville Elementary and Middle School, Beaver Run Elementary School, Delmar Elementary School, and North Salisbury Elementary School before her assignment as Principal of Choices Academy for 2017-2018. Dr. Vail has taught at UMES and Wor-Wic Community College. She has two daughters, both of whom attend Wicomico County Public Schools. She is an avid Eagles fan, loves geocaching with her family, goes camping whenever the schedule allows, and enjoys all watersports!