Director of Schools
Dr. Kevin Ward
Business Administration with a Minor in Psychology at Milligan College in 1983. Earning his Masters of Administration at ETSU in 1996, he later was awarded his Doctorate of Education in 2008.
Dr. Ward has held many positions in the Carter County School system including Teacher at Hampton High School, Principal of Hampton Elementary School, Middle School Supervisor, Facilities Director, Assistant Director of Schools and Personnel Director at Central Offices.
His ability to motivate educators to grow in skills and commitment so they can serve students better is demonstrated in his 25 years at Carter County School District where he significantly improved academic achievement during important shifts in community culture and economics.