- Former principal for 12 years
- Principal of "A" schools 11 years in a row @ 3 different locations
- M. Ed. in Elementary Education from FAMU
- B. A. degree in History from Harding University, Searcy, AR
- Former Columbia County Teacher of the Year
- Passionate about public education (former CHS grad; 3 children have graduated from CHS)
- Education is not the filling of a pail, but the lighting of a fire.