Meigs County Board of Education
345 N Main St.
Decatur, TN 37322
Phone (423) 334-5793
Fax (423) 334-1462
Director of Schools
As the Director of Schools, Mr. Baker is the operations and financial manager of the Meigs County School System. Mr. Baker works, in conjunction with the Meigs County School Board, to provide the best educational opportunities for the students of Meigs County.
Deputy Director for Special Programs and Services
David Brown serves as the Deputy Director for Special Programs. He is responsible for providing supervision and management of the following programs: special education, school psychology, technology, attendance, homeschooling and alternative education plans. As the Deputy Director for Special Programs, he serves as a resource for the faculty and administration of the Meigs County School System, and as a source of information to keep all departments and the administration aware of the most up-to-date changes in special education.
- Supervisor of Special Education
- School Psychologist
- Technology Supervisor
- Attendance & Home School Supervisor
- Alternative Education Supervisor
- Discipline Hearing Authority 1
Carmen Choat serves as the Supervisor of Secondary Education and College and Career Readiness. As secondary supervisor, she serves as a resource for the faculty and administration at Meigs County High School. She is responsible for overseeing curriculum development, classroom instruction, teacher evaluations, data analysis, and serves as a source of information to keep all departments and the administration aware of the most up-to-date changes in secondary education.
- College and Career Access
- Supervisor Grades 8-12
Renae Martin serves as the Assistant Director of Schools. She serves as a resource for the faculty and administration of the Meigs County School System. She is responsible for overseeing new teachers in the areas of curriculum development, planning, data analysis, teacher evaluations, classroom instruction, and serves as a source of information to keep all departments and administration aware of the most up-to-date changes in education. As Assistant Director, Mrs. Martin serves as the Supervisor of Federal Programs and manages each program’s implementation and fiscal budget.
- Title I Director
- New Teacher Development
- Supervisor Grades 3-7
System-Wide Early Childhood Supervisor
Amanda Pritchett serves as a System-Wide Supervisor in the areas of Elementary Education and Special Education. As the Elementary Supervisor, she serves as a resource for the faculty and administration at both Meigs North and Meigs South Elementary Schools. She is responsible for overseeing the pre-kindergarten program, elementary curriculum development, classroom instruction, teacher evaluations, data analysis, and serves as a source of information to keep all departments and the administration aware of the most up-to-date changes in elementary education. As a Supervisor of Special Education, Mrs. Pritchett serves as school psychologist and provides special education resources, organizes testing, and supervises the special education programs to prepare our students to enter into and be successful in school.
- Early Childhood Supervisor
- School Psychologist
- Assistant Supervisor of Special Education
Safety and Social Services Supervisor
Tad Roberts serves as the Director of Safe and Supportive Schools. As Director of Safe and Supportive Schools, he serves as a resource for guardians, students, faculty, and administration within the Meigs County School System. He is responsible for the coordination and oversight of safety plans and procedures at each school and the implementation of safety drills and training exercises. He serves as a liaison to local, state, and federal emergency agencies, and partners with the school resource officers to provide security, safety education, and training within the schools. As the Director of Safe and Supportive Schools, it is his duty to ensure that our school system provides direct and indirect services to our students, families, and school personnel to promote and support our students’ academic and social successes.
- School Safety Specialist
- Discipline & Truancy Supervisor
- Discipline Hearing Authority 2
- Court Liaison & Social Services
- Certified School Resource Officer
James Boshears serves as Supervisor of Instructional Resources. Mr. Boshears is responsible for providing supervision and management of teacher licensure. He also serves as the system-wide testing coordinator and textbook coordinator.
- Testing & Textbook Coordinator
- Teacher Licensure
- Professional Development
Supervisor of College and Career Access
Keri Fitch serves as the Supervisor of College and Career Readiness. As Supervisor for College and Career Readiness, Mrs. Fitch provides resources and organizes activities to continue to prepare our students to enter into and be successful in college and the workforce. She coordinates various initiatives and events including college trips, college and career fairs, senior signing days, FAFSA days, and ACT prep, and mentors seniors throughout their final year as they prepare for post-secondary education.
System-Wide Educational Technology Coordinator
Amy Woods serves as system-wide coordinator for educational technology in each school. Mrs. Woods is responsible for training, modeling, and assisting teachers in integrating technology in the classroom to improve student achievement. She also implements, coordinates, and evaluates the integration of educational technology as tools to support instruction.
System-Wide School Health Coordinator
Connye Rowland serves as system-wide coordinator for health services in each school. Mrs. Rowland works with principals and school nurses in program and delivery of services. She also coordinates implementation of 504 plans and services for the district.
- System Fiscal Manager
- Manager of Employee Payroll & Benefits
- Manager of Employee Personnel Files
- Supervisor of School Nutrition
- Administrative Assistant to the Director of Schools and the Board of Education
- Federal Programs Fiscal Manager
- Manager of Employee Certification & Licensure Files
- Secretary & Receptionist
- Manager of Purchase Orders
- Manager of Substitute Teacher Roster
Gene McHone , System Maintenance Supervisor
Telephone Number: (423)334-9655
Telephone Number: (423)334-5796