Goshen HS Assistant Principal/Athletic Director
Gregory Voloshin earns doctorate in educational leadership
September 15, 2016 The
Goshen Central School District is pleased to announce that Gregory
Voloshin, who has served as director of physical education, health and
athletics, as well as high school assistant principal since July 2013,
completed his doctoral defense and received his Doctor of Education (Ed.
D) degree from St. John Fisher College in Rochester, NY.
proud to congratulate Dr. Voloshin on this major achievement,” said
Superintendent of Schools Daniel Connor. “He truly represents those
characteristics we wish to instill in our Goshen students: a strong work
ethic, commitment to excellence and personal drive.”
Previously, Dr. Voloshin worked
as a social studies teacher and varsity diving coach at Monroe-Woodbury
High School and varsity diving and lacrosse coach at Warwick Valley High
Dr. Voloshin graduated from Boston University, where he set two
university records in Division I Diving. While attending
Warwick Valley High School, he was named the State Diving Champion. Dr. Voloshin earned a
master’s degree in Instructional Technology
from the New York Institute of Technology, New York, NY, and a second Master’s degree
in Physical Education from Canisius College in Buffalo, NY. He
also holds administrative certification from Long Island University,
Dr. Voloshin completed his dissertation on the “Differences in
Organizational Commitment Between Male and Female Coaches,” focusing on
high school athletics. The theme of his dissertation plays into his role
as director of high school physical education and athletics.
"It's exciting to lead Goshen athletes, both male and female, at a time
when participation in high school athletics is rising," said Voloshin.
“We’re seeing increased participation and commitment among student
athletes and more section and regional championships. I’m excited to be
part of a program that stresses dedication, hard work and
Dr. Voloshin is married to Victoria Fleming, a 1998 Graduate of Goshen
High School, soccer all-star, and physical education teacher at Valley
Central School District. They are the proud parents of
He embraces a philosophy that continuing education and developing
commitment and perseverance are essential for the 21st Century learner.
Dr. Voloshin hopes to inspire students to pursue excellence in all they do.