Corey Yoakam is a passionate advocate of kids of all backgrounds. Very knowledgeable about threat assessment, trauma-informed education, special education, education policy, and behavior modification. Corey Yoakam has proven experience in being a leader, creating positive change, and staff development. A very energetic and motivated person, Corey Yoakam routinely volunteers in the community and tries to be a positive influence for the youth in the area.

Corey Yoakam

Corey Yoakam's Resume


Corey Yoakam has the following education:

  • Ed.D. Educational Leadership. American College of Education Feb. 2020-Present

  • M.Ed. Educational Leadership. American College of Education. November 2016-May 2018.

  • M.A. Curriculum and Instruction. Western Governors University. November 2014- March 2015

  • B.S. Special Education. Youngstown State University. August 2009-May 2014

Leadership in Education Work Experience

Corey Yoakam has results when it comes to being a leader in an educational setting.

  • Special Education Coordinator. North Columbus Prepartory Academy January 2021-Present

  • Director of School Safety and Violence Prevention. Mercer County Schools June 2019-January 2021.

  • President of School Board. South Range Local Schools. January 2015-January 2020

  • Director of Special Education. Summit Academy Youngstown Secondary. 2017-2018

Teaching Work Experience

Corey Yoakam has results when it comes to teaching.


  • Adjunct Professor. Zane State College

    • Fall 2022

      • Intro to Special Education

      • Intro to Education

      • Intro to Phonics

    • Spring 2023

      • High and Low Incidence Disabilities

      • Behaviors and Transitions

K-12 Teaching

  • Intervention Specialist. Columbiana County Board of DD. 2018-2019

  • Intervention Specialist. Boardman Local Schools. 2014-2017

  • Educational Aide. Mahoning County ESC. 2012-2014

Coaching Work Experience

Corey Yoakam has a long and successful coaching/officiating history.


  • OHSAA and Youth Baseball/Softball 2005- Present

  • OHSAA Volleyball 2006-Present

  • OHSAA Basketball 2007-Present


  • 8th Grade and Freshman Girls Basketball Coach. Leetonia Exempted Village Schools 2018-2019

  • 8th Grade Girls Basketball Coach. Columbiana Exempted Village Schools 2016-2018

  • Varsity Assistant Girls Basketball Coach. Heartland Christian School 2009-2010

  • Assistant 7th Grade Boys Basketball Coach. Crestview Local Schools 2006-2008


  • JV and 8th Grade Volleyball Coach. Leetonia Exempted Village Schools 2017-2018

  • 8th Grade Girls Volleyball Coach. Leetonia Exempted Village Schools 2016-2017


  • Varsity Assistant Track Coach Crestview Local Schools 2011-2013

  • Varsity Assistant Track Coach Heartland Christian School 2009-2010


  • Varsity Softball Coach. Leetonia Exempted Schools 2018-2019


  • Varsity Girls Lacrosse Coach. Boardman Local Schools 2015-2016

Volunteer Work

Corey Yoakam has a vast history of Volunteering in the Community.

  • President- BTB Group (503c Organization)- 2009- Present

  • Vice President-Tri-T Baseball Softball League 2017-2023