Lawrence Central Names New Athletic Director
    August 23, 2021
    School Board Approves Athletic Director for Lawrence Central High School

    The MSD of Lawrence Township is pleased to announce that Mr. Mosi Barnes will be assuming the role of Athletic Director at Lawrence Central High School, effective immediately. Mr. Barnes previously served Indianapolis Public Schools as a Coach, Dean, Assistant Athletic Director, and most recently, the Athletic Director of Arsenal Technical High School.

    According to Lawrence Central principal, Mr. Franklyn Bush, “I’m excited to welcome Mr. Barnes to the Lawrence Central family. I look forward to his collaboration with student-athletes, coaches, staff, parents, and athletic supporters to support an athletic department that continues the school’s trajectory of excellence.”

    “Mr. Barnes will be an asset to the Bears. His reputation for excellence precedes him and his commitment to sportsmanship and professionalism make him an ideal fit for this important role at Lawrence Central High School,” shares Dr. Shawn A. Smith, Superintendent of Schools.

    A native of Indianapolis, Barnes graduated from Eastern Michigan University in 2001 with a Bachelor’s Degree in Sports Medicine. He earned his Master’s Degree in Educational Administration from Indiana State University in 2014. Mosi and his wife, Kamieka, are the proud parents of three children.

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