Paul Russell Semendinger
Dr. Paul Semendinger has been a passionate child-centered educator for almost 30 years. He first enjoyed a successful career as a
middle school history earning numerous awards including “Teacher of the Year” and the prestigious “A+For Kids” grant before moving on
to administration. Paul has served as a high school vice principal, a middle school principal, and is currently the principal of the
most wonderful elementary school in the whole world!
Paul has enjoyed working in various professional organizations including serving as the President of the New Jersey Middle School Association
and he has served as an adjunct college professor at both Ramapo College and William Paterson University. He is a member of the Internet
Baseball Writers Association of America (IBWAA) and a regular contributor to their exclusive newsletter, "Here's The Pitch." Paul operates,
writes for, and is the Editor-in-Chief of the extremely successful Yankees blog, Start Spreading the News,
which has enjoyed millions of page views. He is a guest host of the "Card King Corner" radio show on KMET (ABC) Radio in Los Angeles and is
a weekly guest on Northeast Streaming Sports' flagship program "The Mac and Jack Show" where Paul is known as their resident baseball expert.
Paul is a regular guest on many baseball podcasts and programs including the "Bronx Beat Podcast."
Paul leads an active life. He enjoys running and has completed twenty-one marathons including the New York City Marathon seven times. Paul
also plays competative baseball and enjoys backpacking and hiking. More than all of this, Paul is a family man and enjoys the time he can spend as a
husband and “Dad” with his wife and three sons. There is nothing he is prouder of than the fact that he is a good dad and husband. Paul
lives in New Jersey.
Visit Paul's website to learn more and check out his blog. Dr. Sem's Blog