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CCS Teachers Achieve, Renew National Certification

CCS Teachers Achieve, Renew National Certification 12/12/2018


It’s #TeamNBCT Week and time to celebrate the latest class of 2018 new and renewed NBCTs! Cabarrus County Schools congratulates the following employees who have achieved National Board Certification for the first time and those who have recently renewed. These candidates were officially announced by National Board on Dec. 10, 2018.


First Time National Board Certifications
Christy Bentley, Hickory Ridge High School
Ashley Blackwell, Cox Mill High School
Matthew Daddio, C.C. Griffin Middle School
Jamie Garrison, Charles E. Boger Elementary School
Anna Gresko, Harris Road Middle School
Lauren King, C.C. Griffin Middle School
Julie Loukos, Cabarrus Early College of Technology
Shannon Mathes, Hickory Ridge Middle School
Jennifer Sinclair, Cox Mill Elementary School
Rachel Young, Wolf Meadow Elementary School


National Board Certification Renewals
Kimberly Burd, Pitts School Road Elementary School
Michael Diquarto, Hickory Ridge Middle School
Julie Felix, Harris Road Middle School
Lauren Grelecki, Mount Pleasant High School
Stacy Hauser, Coltrane-Webb Elementary School
Ami Hauser, Jay M. Robinson High School
Leanne Havely, Curriculum and Instruction
Sherri Kilby, Royal Oaks Elementary School
Crista Lewis, Jay M. Robinson High School
Ellen Machado, Hickory Ridge High School
Jessica Parker, Cabarrus Early College of Technology
Tanya Pelfrey, Harris Road Middle School
Angela Penninger, W.R. Odell Primary School
Linda Rucker, Hickory Ridge Middle School
Leigh Samuelson, W.R. Odell Elementary School
Krista Saxman, Mount Pleasant Elementary School
Christopher Shelton, Wolf Meadow Elementary School
Susan Shuping, Cox Mill High School
Jacquelyn Tinsley, Early College High School
Jennifer Trexler, Rocky River Elementary School
Natalie Tucker, Concord High School
Jennifer Van Tighem, Cox Mill Elementary School
Joy Williams, Patriots Elementary School

There are currently 242 National Board Certified employees working in Cabarrus County Schools. North Carolina is ranked #1 in the nation according to the percent of teachers who are National Board Certified.