Mr. Candela is in his first year as Superintendent of Ubly Community Schools. He is 1989 graduate from Ubly and is extremely excited to be back home. Mr. Candela has been in education for 20 years serving as a teacher, principal, and superintendent. Mr. Candela received his Teaching Certification and Bachelor’s Degree from University of Michigan-Flint, his Master’s degree from Central Michigan University in Educational Leadership. Most recently, Mr. Candela obtain his Specialist Degree from Central Michigan University. Mr. Candela is going on his 14th year as Superintendent.
Interim Jr./Senior High School Principal
Mr. Warner has been the Principal at Ubly Jr/Sr High since September 2017. He is an Ubly Alumni having graduated in 2001. Since then he has attended Central Michigan University where he earned a Bachelors Degree in Secondary Education in 2006. Then in 2015, he received a Master's Degree in School Principalship, also from CMU. Mr. Warner has previously worked in the district as a High School/Junior High Science Teacher for 10 years.
Elementary School Principal
Mr. Joel Brandel is principal at the Ubly Elementary School. He manages Kindergarten through Sixth Grade students and programs for the school district. Mr. Brandel received his Teaching Certification and Bachelor’s Degree from Saginaw Valley State University, his Counseling Certification and Master’s Degree from Central Michigan University and his Graduate Certificate in School Administration from Eastern Michigan University. Mr. Brandel served as Elementary/Junior High Counselor for 10 years at Ubly Community Schools prior to becoming the Elementary Principal in 2007.