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#EndlessPossibilities 2022-2023

Tipton County Schools is proud to highlight the important work of many of our graduates.
Max Turner
ImageCurrent CHS Biology and Psychology teacher, 2010 ⁦graduate, Max Turner, also works as a part-time HVAC Technician. Max received his college degree from UT Martin. 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Debra Hall Gingery
Image1983 TCS graduate, Debra Hall Gingery, has been in banking for 27 years and now serves as President of Ripley’s First Citizens National Financial Center. She is also the Mortgage Loan Officer.
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Charlie Ligon
Image2001 graduate, Charlie Ligon, has earned both a Bachelor’s and Master’s degree and now serves as the Transportation Supervisor for the Tipton County School system.
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Lauren Daugherty Leonard
Image2012 graduate, Lauren Daugherty Leonard, earned a degree from Mississippi College and became a teacher at Amite School Center in Liberty, MS where she has received accolades for her work there.
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Katrisha Glass
Image2003 ⁦graduate, Katrisha Glass, received degrees from UT Knox, The U of M, and Arkansas State. She is currently an English teacher at CHS, Head Girls’ Basketball Coach, and the first female Athletic Director in school history!
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Sarah Daugherty
Image2004 graduate, Sarah Daugherty, is a 5th grade ELA teacher at Crestview Elementary. Sarah is also involved with the after school program, Project Succeed.
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Becky Kirby
Image1993 ⁦graduate, Becky Kirby, has been working in the Speech and Language Department with our preschool kids for 27 years and has driven a preschool bus for 22 years. She also works for Oaklawn Garden Center, Simply Nutrition, and Buff City Soap.
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Hayden Scott
Image2012 graduate, Hayden Scott, received degrees from both The University of Memphis and Arkansas State. He currently serves our school system as a Special Education Teacher at BHS, as well as Boys’ Track and Girls’ Cross Country Coach.
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Tiffanie Euman
eumanTCS⁩ graduate, Tiffanie Euman, is the Spotlight Center Director for Otter Learning Preschool in Clarksville, TN.
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Tiffany Tucker
Tucker1999 graduate, Dr Tiffany Tucker, has been an educator here in our school system since 2004, and she is currently serving as an Assistant Principal at Drummonds Elementary where she used to be a student!
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
David Warmath
bradDavid Warmath is a 1996 ⁦TCS graduate. David is also a graduate of the University of Memphis, and he is currently the Southeast Division Controller for Prairie Farms.
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Kirk Fee
fee1984 graduate Dr. Kirk Fee has been named the Best Ortho Surgeon in Bowling Green, KY, for the 5th time! Kirk received degrees from Christian Brothers and UT Medical before doing his residency in Bowling Green.
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Paige Copeland
copeland2003 ⁦TCS graduate Paige Copeland received her BA in Journalism & Public Relations from the U of M. She is now in Raleigh, NC, where she serves as the Director of Retail & Catering Services for the Wakefield Health and Hospital system.
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Ernesto Byrd
ernieTCS Ernesto Byrd (left) has worked in law enforcement for 20 years as a K-9 Officer, Deputy, SWAT Team Leader, Sniper, Medic, and Detective for the TC Sheriff’s Office. He currently serves as a Task Force Agent with the TBI.
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Stacey Alexander
stacey1993 graduate, Stacey Alexander, has worked in clinical research for over 17 years. Stacey is currently the Senior Site Director II US - Early Development & Clinical Pharmacology, Global Clinical Operations with Janssen.
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Mark Neal
nealAfter earning his degree from UT Martin, 1995 TCS graduate Mark Neal served as a teacher, coach, and school administrator. Mark is currently the Deputy Superintendent of the Millington Municipal Schools.
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
McCallie Ruffin
ruffinMcCallie Ruffin graduated from UT Knoxville in 2018 with a BS degree in Nursing. McCallie lives in Nashville and work as a neonatal ICU nurse at Centennial Medical Center.
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Shumia Mitchell
shumiaShumia earned her degree from UT Martin and currently works for our school system as a social worker and FRC Director. She is also a Masters student at the University of Kentucky.
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Rachel Forrest
Rachel2005 ⁦graduate, Rachel Forrest, went on to study at Lambuth and then TSU. She is now a Speech Pathologist with Memphis Jewish Home. 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Beth Jones
beth 1999 ⁦graduate, Beth Jones, has been a Dental Hygienist for 18 years and is currently employed at the office of Dr. Bob Dalsania in Covington.
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Haley Craig Spicer
Haley2013 ⁦ graduate, Haley Craig Spicer, is an 8th grade Science Teacher and Volleyball Coach at Crestview Middle School. We love it when our students come back home to teach!!
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Laura Jeffords
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2012 Tipton County Schools graduate, Laura Jeffords, completed her Birth worker training at the Harbor Birth Institute in Nashville. She is a doula that helps pregnant women all over West Tennessee have safer, faster, more enjoyable births.
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Russell & Carla Frisbie
frisbie2009 & 2010 graduates Russell & Carla Frisbie - Russell is a production supervisor for IBC Manufacturing & currently enrolled at Columbia Southern. After earning degrees from the U of M & Union University, Carla is a TCS social worker.
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Ali Kirk
KirkAli Kirk, 2018 ⁦TCS⁩ graduate, earned degrees from both Lee University and Union University, Ali is now a Special Education Teacher at Cornerstone Prep Denver in Frayser.
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Hannah Simonton McClain
Simonton2003 ⁦graduate Hannah Simonton McClain graduated from Ole Miss and is now the Pharmacy Manager and Lead CPhT at Boatwright Pharmacy.
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Daniel Walls
walls1993 ⁦graduate Daniel Walls attended Northwestern University and earned a Police Staff and Command Degree, Daniel now serves this community as the Deputy Chief for the Tipton County Sheriff’s Office.
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Kelvyn Thomas
KelvynKelvyn is a retired MSgt in the Air Force (24 years active duty) and the owner/operator of Up Town BBQ and Fish on the square in Covington.
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Will Joyner
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Will Joyner is a proud 2011 Tipton County Schools graduate. After graduation, he attended Tennessee College of Applied Technology in Covington and then McKenzie, TN. Will is passionate about his career and is currently a HVAC Commercial Technician at Roscoe Brown, Inc. in Murfreesboro, TN.
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Nikolas Kirby
kirbyNikolas Kirby is a 2008 ⁦ graduate and today's #endlesspossibilities spotlight. After degrees from Middle TN State and UT Health Science Center, Nikolas is now a Pharmacist at St. Mary’s Hospital in Russellville, AR.
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Coty Lillard
Coty2007 ⁦⁩graduate, Coty Lillard, attended Paul Mitchell School for Cosmetology and now owns and runs her own hair salon in Asheville, NC.
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Hadley Wilkins
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 2013 Tipton County Schools graduate, Hadley Wilkins, received her BS in Nursing at East Texas Baptist University. She currently works as a Registered Nurse in the Emergency Department at Methodist Lebonheur.
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Jarred Mallard
mallard1992 graduate, Jarred Mallard, has been in telecommunications most of his career. He now works at Fisher Arnold Engineering in Germantown where he is a telecom manager and drone pilot. His #endlesspossibilities also include being a reserve deputy in Tipton County.
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Clay Hensley
ClayAfter attaining degrees at both Vanderbilt and UT, Clay has received multiple awards and is currently an International Education Consultant. Mr. Hensley resides in Brooklyn, NY.
 
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Holly Walls
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1994 graduate from CHS, Holly has been certified through the Pharmacy Technician Certification Board since 2001. She worked as pharmacy tech at Baptist Hospital Tipton before becoming a Pharmacy Tech at Doc’s Hometown Pharmacy in Covington.
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Ayanna Dowell
ayanna2000 TCS graduate Ayanna Dowell is in her 17th year with our school system and currently works as an Assistant Principal at Austin Peay Elementary. Ayanna is also a strong community advocate and always ready to serve!
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Bailee Moss
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 2016 CHS graduate, Bailee Moss, attended the University of Memphis where she earned her Bachelor of Science in Nursing. She is employed at Lebonheur Children’s Hospital in the Emergency Department, which is a level one trauma center for pediatric patients. 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Thomas Clayton Conrad and Kaleigh Gardner Conrad
ConradKaleigh is an Associate Marketing Specialist at Fed Ex and Thomas Clayton is a Police Officer in Germantown, TN.
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Chris Love
LoveChris was voted 2015 Best Producer in Nashville by the Nashville Music Industry Awards. He is currently producing artists at Chris Love Studios in Nashville and was featured in Forbes.
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Mariah Rose
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2018 TCS graduate, Mariah Rose, graduated from The Clark Atlanta University with a Bachelors in Business Administration and a concentration in marketing. She now works for the Memphis Grizzlies as a Ticket Sales Representative! 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Noel Smith-Hower
noelNoel Smith-Howe is a 1997 ⁦graduate and another #endlesspossibilities example! After receiving her Bachelors and MBA, Noel currently serves as President of the National Association of Junior Auxiliaries and COO of IPL in Brighton, TN.
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Jamell Matthews White
White2005 graduate, Jamell Matthews White, is currently a Project Manager for the Telehealth Dept of HCA. She is also the founder and CEO of her non-profit, Taylor’s World, and she’s an author.
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Dalton Rushing
Rushing2019 ⁦⁩ graduate, Dalton Rushing, is living #endlesspossibilities! After playing collegiate baseball for The University of Louisville, Dalton was drafted in the second round by the Los Angeles Dodgers organization. He is currently playing for their minor league affiliate.
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Keely Butigan
butigan2016 graduate, Keely Butigan, received her BS and MS in Speech-Language Pathology from Middle TN State University and she is now part of the team here in Tipton! Keely is a Speech & Language Pathologist in the Tipton County Preschool.
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Chandler Kirchoff
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Chandler Kirchoff graduated from Munford High in 2008. He started working at Kroger in Atoka when it opened in October 2006 as a courtesy clerk. He is now one of the assistant store managers there. He is currently serving as the interim store manager. 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Destiny Jones
jones2015 graduate, Destiny Jones, cares for service members and their families in Japan as a Labor and Delivery Nurse for the Air Force.
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Luke and Caroline Scott
ScottHigh school sweethearts Luke and Caroline (Davis) Scott graduated from Brighton High School in 2014. He is an aircraft mechanic at FedEx and she is a registered nurse in the recovery room at Methodist Germantown Hospital. 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Courtney Perry
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2002 CHS graduate, Courtney Perry, completed assignments in MO, TX, KY, SC, VA, OH, AL, MS, and Germany as part of his Army career. He lives in Waco, TX, and now serves an an Army recruiter. He is a certified Combative’s Instructor and a Master Resiliency Trainer. He recently completed an Associates of Science in Business Management from Post University.
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Marilynn Wright Andrews
wrightMarilynn Wright Andrews is a Munford High School graduate and serves in the field of Training and Development.  Marilynn is a graduate of the University of Memphis and currently seeking a Ph.D. in Instructional Design and Technology.  Marilynn has served as a statewide Training Specialist with TECTA and as a Site Manager with Porter Leath.  Most recently, Marilynn has served as Director of Core Development with the MMBC Continuum.  
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Matt Little
mattMatt Little, a 2003 BHS graduate, served overseas as a Marine and then earned a degree from Wyotech in PA in high performance automotive. He currently works in maintenance at Unilever and runs the Tipton County chapter of Ducks Unlimited
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Brandye Perkins Johnson
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Brandye Jeannette Perkins (Johnson)
Born: May 15, 1980 
Place: Covington, TN
Parents: Charles Brown and Jean Johnson
Elementary School: Covington Elementary School (Bulldogs)
High School: Covington High School Class of 1998 (Chargers)
Real Estate School: Harris Realty Services
 
Favorite Teacher: The Late Great Mrs. Ruby Heaston
Favorite Quote: Treat Others the Way You Want to Be Treated
Proudest Accomplishment: Passing My Real Estate Test
Hobbies: Baking, Fishing, Music
Favorite Band: Earth, Wind, and Fire
Favorite Movie: Harlem Nights
Favorite Actress: Melissa McCarthy
Favorite Restaurant: Stoney River Steakhouse
 
My Motivation: When I leave this world, I want people to remember how I made a difference in our community. I want my community to remember that I did my absolute best to be humble, kind, and considerate to everyone. I want people to see the light that shines in me and know that it was God that glowed within me.
 
My Career Path: Real Estate
Why: I want people to achieve their dreams of owning a home for themselves and for their children and their children's children. Back then we would all meet over to Grandma's house every Sunday for Sunday dinner and we all had the best time. I want us to be able to go back to those days of having a home to meet at every Sunday for food, fun, and fellowship with your loved ones.
 
 
 
 
Charles, Caleb, Brett, Blake, & Michael Armour
armourLT Charles Armour, Nuclear Submarine Officer, Dive Officer, US Navy; B.S. Civil Engineering, Magna cum laude, Christian Brothers University; Masters, Structural Engineering, University of Memphis
 
Caleb Armour, B.S. Sports management, Minor in Business, Cum laude, Erskine College, Full baseball scholarship;  Associates degree, Criminal justice, Southwest Community College, with Honors
 
LT Brett Armour, Army Executive Officer, Armored branch,  currently deployed to South Korea. B.S., Mathematics, Cum laude, Mississippi State University, Army ROTC, Mississippi State football
 
2LT Blake Armour, B.S. Mechanical engineering, United States Air Force Academy, Honor Guard; Mississippi State Air Force ROTC, Mississippi State football. Pilot training Columbus Air Force Base, Columbus, Mississippi
 
Michael Armour, Associates degree, General studies, DSCC, with honors. Attending UT-Martin, Civil Engineering; UT Alumni Council. Michael has had Type I Diabetes since 14 years old. (He also scored the highest of his brothers on the ACT!)
 
 
 
 
Dr. Cynthia Davis
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Dr. Cynthia has spent her entire life serving others in various capacities. For 24 years she served as a nurse, nurse manager and nurse educator in trauma and surgical units, cardiovascular intensive care units and recovery rooms. She served students as a college counselor, freshmen experience faculty and test taking specialist. Later she guided applicants and students as the Manager of Admissions and Retention.

 

After hearing the call of God to serve in a different capacity, she pastored Friendship United Methodist Church and was asked by Bishop Wills to serve on the Memphis Cabinet as the McKendree District Superintendent. After five years of faithful service she then became the Senior Associate Pastor and Executive Director of Congregational Care at Christ United Methodist Church. Bishop McAlilly then called Cynthia to come back on the Cabinet to serve as the Mississippi River District Superintendent.

 

Cynthia received her Bachelor of Science in Nursing from the University of Mississippi (Jackson, MS), her Master of Science in Counseling from the University of Memphis (Memphis, TN), and her Doctor of Ministry Degree from United Theological Seminary (Dayton, OH). Her focus group was The Black Church and Public Health and her dissertation is entitled, Promoting Healthy Dietary Lifestyles to Prevent Obesity in African American Adolescents.

 

Cynthia has received awards too numerous to name and actively participates on various agencies and boards. She has presented extensively in local and national workshops, seminars and conventions.

 

Cynthia and her husband, Dr. Elvernice “Sonny” Davis have four children and two grandsons, Jalen and Blake.

 

 

 

Jere Mason
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Jere Mason was born and raised in Covington, TN. He attended Crestview Elementary, Crestview Middle School (Crestview Gent Alum), and graduated from Covington High School in 1997. He has trained in martial arts since the age of 6 which led to his selection to the U.S. Taekwondo Team in 1997. While on that team he traveled to South Korea, China, and even North Korea representing the United States in martial arts competitions and exhibitions. He has owned and operated Mason's High Octane Martial Arts since 2000 in Covington.
 
Mr. Mason worked for the Tipton County Sheriff's Office for 12 years as a deputy in the patrol, training, and SWAT divisions. He has a bachelor's degree in Criminal Justice Cum Laude, a Masters of Business Administration, and a Juris Doctor degree from the University of Memphis School of Law. He is a practicing "Kickin' Lawyer" with HMRS Attorneys with offices in Covington and Somerville. Additionally, Mr. Mason has ownership interest in several other local compaines including Java Bombs, LLC, Covington Comic Con, BAJRS Laser Solutions, LLC, and The Cellar Prohibition Bar and Restuarant. He also hosts a podcast, "Law Talk", available across platforms. 
 
He and his wife, Madalyn, still live in Covington with their (almost) all adult children, three dogs, and minipig, Whiskey the Law Hog. 
 
 
Beunca Logan
logan2009 ⁦graduate, Beunca Logan, received her BA in Social Work from U of M and then her MA from Union University. She currently works as a Supervisor for the TN Office of Juvenile Justice. 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Walt Downing
Downing2012 graduate, Walt Downing, is a Loan Specialist for the United States Department of Agriculture Rural Development. Based in Jackson, Walt provides financial assistance and grants to entities throughout West TN.
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Chanteil Edwards
edwards⁦2013 graduate, Chanteil Edwards, went on to obtain her Administrative Office Technology Diploma from TCAT Covington. Currently, Chanteil works for Baptist Tipton as an Administrator Representative. 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Christopher Lark
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Christopher is a 2003 TCS graduate and the first in his family to graduate from a 4-year college. 
 
2007 Rust College Graduate 
Member Phi Beta Sigma - Spring 2007
He owns his own production Filming Company and is a private real estate investor. Christopher is one of the top directors in the tri-state area and was recently honored by his alma mater for recognition as a stand out graduate
 
 
 
 
 
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Sheila Jackson-West
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1998 graduate of Covington High School.
"I am a registered nurse working in the ER at the Memphis VA Medical Center. In 2019, I received a master’s degree in nursing from Capella University studying Nursing Education and Diabetes Education. Currently, I am pursuing a DNP (Doctor of Nursing Practice) degree at the University of Tennessee Health Science Center as a Psychiatric-Mental Health Nurse Practitioner with graduation set for May 2023."
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
O'Keith Jones
picture1990 graduate, O’Keith Jones, is a Licensed Agent developing a practice with the New York Life Insurance Company. His next goal is to become a Registered Representative for the company as well.
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Benton Lindsey
benton1996 graduate, Benton Lindsey, is a DSCC and University of Memphis alum. He currently serves our community as the Vice President/Loan Officer at Patriot Bank in Covington.
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Justice Young
pic2013 graduate, Justice Young, received her BA in Health Science from Tennessee State with a minor in Psychology, and currently works with Overton High in Nashville as a Behavior Academic Specialist.
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
James Fields
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"I am an Army Captain currently assigned to the Multi-Domain Effects Battalion as a Space Operations Officer within the Space Company as team crew chief. In 2020 I departed my previous assignment in Okinawa. There I was a part of the 78th Signal Battalion, as an Operations officer for the Large SATCOM Gateway (LSG), Executive officer and Commander of the Network Enterprise Center – Okinawa, as well as the assistant S3 for Battalion operations. I was fortunate enough to gain real world experience working at the LSG supporting multiple communications missions for the joint force across INDOPACOM.

 

I was born in Detroit Michigan but grew up and received my high school diploma at Covington High School in Covington, Tennessee and went on to receive my B.S from Austin Peay State University. My wife Constance Eaton currently resides with me in Washington. We have one puppy, Kibou Fields, who keeps us on our toes daily between work. I am currently working to become competitive for a master’s degree in Space Studies with potential to be accepted into a program that allows me to train with industry."

 

 

 

David Dowell
dowellTCS graduate, David Dowell, is an associate for Flexport, a tech company specializing in freight forwarding, customs brokerage, & supply chain management. He was recently appointed Global Operations Manager at DB Schenker. He is based in Atlanta, GA.
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Sam Daniel
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Sam Daniel is a Landscape Architect. He graduated from
Covington High School in 2015 and from The University of Tennessee majoring in plant sciences in 2019. He received a Master of Landscape Architecture from The University of Tennessee School of Architecture in 2022 and delivered the Commencement address.
 
He is a designer and planner with Design Workshop, an award winning, international landscape architecture firm based in Aspen, Co.
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Laura Dawson
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1997 Covington High graduate Laura Dawson, earned degrees from both The University of Memphis and UT Memphis. She has been an Occupational Therapist for 21 years. She currently works for Methodist North Hospital.  
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Andria Wright Mackey
andria1999 ⁦graduate Andria (Wright) Mackey received her BA in Psychology & MS in Organizational Leadership from Belhaven University. She is currently the HR - LoA Coordinator at St. Jude’s Children’s Research Hospital.
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Tequila Rose
rose1999 ⁦graduate, Tequila Rose, is an Implementation Manager for Censis Technologies and also the owner of her own catering company, Inherited Flavors. 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Nathan Yoder
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Nathan Yoder graduated from BHS IN 2015. He went to UT Martin and then University of Arkansas Medical School for his doctorate.   He currently serves as a doctor at Dynamix Physical Therapy Clinic in Covington. 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Erin Blackley
erinOur #endlesspossibilities continue with Ms Erin Blackley. Erin is a 2014 ⁦graduate who, after receiving her BBA in Accounting from U of M, now works as a Tax Accountant for AutoZone Corporate in Memphis. We are proud of you, Erin! 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
TeNeal Clark
Clark2010 ⁦graduate, TeNeal Clark, went on to get her BS in Psychology (MTSU) & her MEd in School Counseling (FHU). TeNeal now works as a School Counselor in Shelby County.
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Victoria Sherrill West
pic20008 graduate Victoria Sherrill West, MBA is employed at the UT Health Science Center. Victoria currently serves as the Program Coordinator for the Pediatric Critical, Endocrinology, and Allergy/Immunology programs.
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Joe Little
Little2006 graduate, Joseph Little, finishes off our week of #endlesspossibilities. After working at Kroger for a number of years (if you shop at Kroger, you surely recognize that smile), Joe now works as a CDC Assistant at Brighton Middle School.
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Brittany Fields
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2012 Graduate from BHS; 2016 Graduate from UT Martin with Bachelor of Science degree; Brittany work for Google doing the business process of Legal Operations in Southaven MS.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Taerion J. Young
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Taerion Young is a Covington High School graduate of 2018 . From there he attended Diesel Mechanic School and graduated in 2019. He worked at Munford Tire for 2 years. As of 2022, Taerion has enlisted in the United States Marine Corp where he will serve as an  Aviation Mechanic.  

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Zayla Adair
zaylaOur #endlesspossibilities continue with Munford Police Officer and 2015 graduate, Zayla Adair. Zayla also works part-time at Baptist Tipton Hospital and attends college part-time where she is pursuing a degree in psychology.
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Carson Ruffin
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Carson graduated 2021 from CHS - he attended North American Lineman Center in McEwen, TN August-December of 2021. He is now working for Southwest Electric.
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Baker McCool
baker1998 ⁦TCS graduate, Baker McCool, is another great example of #endlesspossibilities  Baker’s professional experience includes landscape design, business ownership, Firefighter/EMS training, and more. He currently serves as the EMS Program Director for DSCC.
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Kyla Taylor
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Kyla Taylor is MHS 2016 grad. She completed her master’s degree in May. She recently accepted a job as a Speech-Language Pathologist, Clinical Fellow with Synaptic Pediatric Therapies in Dallas, TX. She’s working with children and adults diagnosed with a variety of communication disorders. 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Holly Glass
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2002 Covington High School graduate, Holly Glass, is a Senior Fixed Income Trader and Team Leader at Truist Investment Services, Inc. She currently resides in Charlotte, NC with her husband and dog, Oscar. She enjoys traveling in her free time, having visited Turkey, Maldives, Malaysia, Singapore, Japan, and Hawaii just to name a few. 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Tonya Dyson
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TCS graduate, Tonya Dyson, is a soul singer/songwriter, serial entrepreneur, music activist, radio personality on WYXR, and executive director of the Memphis Slim Collaboratorya house to give current & future generations of musicians a place to gather, rehearse, learn, and create legendary music again.   With nearly 20 years in music promotion and event marketing experience, Tonya has been a driving force in the Memphis music scene producing shows featuring Corinne Bailey Rae, Robert Glasper, Ledisi, Bilal, and more in addition to serving as "curator-at-large" for an impressive list of clients. This experience led to Tonya creating some of the city's major music staples- the Soulsville USA Festival and Soulin' on the River.
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
TCS New Teachers 
teachersLet’s begin the new school year by posting this pic of some new ⁦TCS teachers … who also happen to be our very own graduates!! Welcome back, ladies and gentlemen!! It’s your turn to create some #endlesspossibilities.
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Renee Reed
reedAfter playing basketball through high school, college, and professionally, Renee is now a women’s basketball coach at Lemoyne-Owen College in Memphis. She also has a BA and Master’s degree.
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Kolby Slater
kolby2020 graduate, Kolby Slater recently completed licensed Aircraft Mechanic certification and is on his way to his new career.
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Nolan Combs
Image ImageAfter getting his BA in Law and Politics from Freed-Hardeman University and a Masters in Public Policy from Vanderbilt, 2017 graduate Nolan Combs now works as Research Director for Echelon Insights in Washington DC.
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Erin Joyner
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TCS graduate Erin Joyner received her BA in Education from the U of M and her MA in Reading from Arkansas State. Erin is now in her 6th year teaching at MES.
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Garrett Baugh
Image⁩2017 graduate Garrett Baugh went on to TCAT Memphis where he received his Aviation Mechanics certification, and has since worked for Fed Ex and now United Airlines where his #endlesspossibilities take him all over the country!
 
 
 
Adrianna Hamilton
adrianna2012 ⁦TCS  graduate, Adrianna Hamilton, received her BS in Kinesiology from UT Knoxville and her Master's of Public Health in Nutrition. Adrianna currently serves in the US Navy where she has been for 5 years. Thank you for your service, Adrianna!
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
John Evans, IV
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John graduated from Covington High School Class of 2011. He is an EMT and Firefighter in Louisville Kentucky. Even though he witnesses many tragedies and successes,  he loves his work as a first responder
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Audrey Peach
Peach2003 graduate, Audrey Peach went on to get a BA from Arkansas State and her MBA from Bethel. She is currently the Associate Clinical Director and Radiology Manager at a urology clinic in Germantown.
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Jessica Cannon
Cannon2000 ⁦graduate, Jessica Cannon, received degrees in Psychology, Professional Counseling, and Criminal Justice. After doing inmate and career counseling across the state, she is now a Business Solutions Consultant with the American Jobs Center.
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Erin Rose
roseErin Rose graduated from TCS in 2012 and is now an Inside Sales Rep for Aire Serv Heating and Air. Another reason why CTE and industry training are paramount to give our future graduates #endlesspossibilities.
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Hannah Lindsey
Lindsey2010 graduate, Hannah McMahan Lindsey attended Nursing School at The University of Memphis. Now she works as a Pediatric and Neonatal Transport Nurse for LeBonheur where she works aboard ambulances, planes, and helicopters.
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Roy Hill
royAfter graduating from TCS in 2005 and receiving his bachelor’s degree from TSU, Roy now works for USDA Rural Development and is also a Realtor.
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Madeleine Murphy Burke
murphy2014 ⁦TCS graduate Madeleine Murphy Burke went on to get her degree from UT Martin and is now a Veterinary Tech. in anesthesia at Nashville Veterinary Specialists. Madeleine and her family live in Lewisburg, TN.
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Lizzy Wooten Jackson
Image ⁦2000 TCS graduate Lizzy Wooten Jackson attended college in St. Louis. Then, this entrepreneur came home to open Belle’s Boutique on the square in Covington! Just one more reason to #ShopLocal
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Madison Willis King
Image2003 graduate, Madison King, went on to get her degree from The University of Memphis and currently teaches Marketing at Munford High. Madison is also the DECA advisor and the girls’ golf coach. Thanks for coming back to give our kids more #endlesspossibilities
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Chance and Laurel Sampson
Sampson2012 ⁦graduates Chance and Laurel Sampson are serving Tipton County in their careers. Chance is a Plumber for Elite Plumbing, and Laurel is in her 7th year Teaching at BES where they both attended elementary school!
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Donna Reinberg
donna2009 ⁦graduate, Donna Reinberg (Robinson), works in our school system as an Administrative Assistant for Special Education, and she is also the Brighton High School Football Cheerleading Coach.
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Addie Davis
Image2015 graduate, Addie Davis, works at Clay and Land Insurance Company as a Commercial Sales Executive. Her #endlesspossibilities also include being the Owner and Photographer of Southern Sinclair Photography.