Meet our Principals

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Brad Ray

Principal

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Brad Coffman

Assistant Principal

Brad Coffman serves as an Assistant Principal at Russellville High School. Mr. Coffman has worked for the Russellville School District for 17 years including 13 years as a band director at Russellville Middle School, Russellville Junior High, and Russellville High School. Prior to becoming Assistant Principal at RHS, Mr. Coffman was the Assistant Principal at Dover High School for 3 years.

Mr. Coffman is a 1995 graduate of Russellville High School and graduated from Arkansas Tech University in 2000 with a Bachelor of Arts in Music Education. He received his Master’s degree in Secondary Education from Arkansas Tech University in 2006. His emphasis during his graduate study at ATU was in Instructional Technology. In 2015, Mr. Coffman completed his Educational Leadership licensure from the University of Arkansas.

Mr. Coffman was named a National Board Certified Teacher in 2009, and during his time at Russellville High School, he served in a variety of leadership roles at the local and state levels. One of his greatest accomplishments was serving as a member of the Technology Committee that helped implement the 1:1 initiative at Russellville High School.

Mr. Coffman and his wife, Wendy, have been married for over 20 years. They have two sons, Peyton and Noah. Peyton is a student at Russellville High School and Noah is a student at Russellville Middle School. Mr. Coffman and his family are members of First Baptist Church of Russellville.

Mr. Coffman enjoys college sports, traveling, and spending time with family.

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David Farr

Assistant Principal

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Rebecca McMullen Assistant Principal

Prior to serving as an assistant principal at Russellville High School, Rebecca McMullen was privileged to be able to be a Special Educator right here in Cyclone Nation for 5 years. At different points during those years, Rebecca has also served in supplemental roles as RHS’s ASPIRE Testing Coordinator, a Mentor Teacher, Interim Special Education Designee, and the School Improvement Co-Chair.

Rebecca began working in education in 2008 and has worked at the elementary, middle, and high school levels. Her educational experience prior to joining Russellville Schools has been diverse including the following roles: Reading Instructional Assistant, Parent Involvement Facilitator, Mental Health Team member, Math Intervention Teacher, Curriculum Coordinating Council Member, Activities Director, and Special Educator. 

Rebecca received her Bachelors in Human Ecology with a Spanish Minor from Kansas State University, her Masters in Adaptive Special Education Teaching from Pittsburg State University, and a post-master's certificate in School Based Leadership from the University of Central Arkansas. 

Rebecca’s experiences have taught her that everyone can learn at high levels. Because of this, Rebecca is committed to high expectations for students, faculty, and most importantly, herself. Rebecca’s life work is to facilitate learning and finding joy therein. Rebecca is most proud of her titles of Learner, Wife, and Mother. Rebecca is married to Chris McMullen. They have three children: Anabelle Clark, Christian McMullen, and Elijah Clark.