Meet Our Principals

Josh BoatmanPrincipal
Josh Boatman is a 2002 graduate of Tennessee High School in Bristol.  He holds a BA in English from East Tennessee State University (2006), Master of Arts in Teaching from ETSU (2008), and an Educational Specialist Degree in Educational Administration & Supervision from Lincoln Memorial University (2013). During his years with Elizabethton City Schools, he has served as an English Teacher and an Assistant Principal at EHS, before becoming principal. He has also coached baseball and football. His wife, Heather, is a former kindergarten teacher in Bristol and currently works as Pre-K minister at Avoca Christian Church. They have three children, Addyson, Hudson, and Emmerson.

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Sheri NelsonAssistant Principal 
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Interim Assistant Principal 
Jeremy Humphrey worked as a Math teacher for 9 years at John S. Battle High School in Bristol, VA, and at Sullivan Central High School in Blountville, TN. Heis wife and two daughters live in Bristol, VA.

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