Assistant Principal - 8th Grade
Mrs. Brittany Newcomb has been appointed as Assistant Principal of Karns Middle School effective June 2021. Mrs. Newcomb joined Knox County Schools in 2013 as a teacher at Austin-East Magnet High School.Mrs. Newcomb served the Austin-East Community for 8 years as a teacher, magnet facilitator, school/community liaison, and 10th-grade Principal.Mrs. Newcomb holds a bachelor's degree in Business Administration from Milligan University, a master's degree in Curriculum and Instruction from Carson Newman University, and an Educational Specialist degree in Instructional Leadership from Lincoln Memorial University.Mrs. Newcomb is married to Franky and has two children, Tucker and Taelynn.