• Dr. Sunny Poe

    Dr. Sunny Poe                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     

    Principal

     

    Experience with Knox County Schools: 

    • Hardin Valley Elementary School, Principal, 2015-current
    • Amherst Elementary School, Assistant Principal, 2013-2015
    • Hardin Valley Elementary School, Assistant Principal, 2008-2013
    • Fountain City Elementary, 4th Grade Teacher, 2002-2008

    Education:

    • B.S. in Elementary Education, University of TN, Knoxville
    • M.S. in Elementary Education, University of TN, Knoxville
    • Ed.S. in Administration and Supervision, Lincoln Memorial University, Harrogate, TN
    • Ed.D. in Executive Leadership, Lincoln Memorial University, Harrogate, TN                                              

     

     
    Courtney Mansell

    Ms. Courtney Mansell

    Assistant Principal

     
     

    Experience with Knox County Schools:

    • Hardin Valley Elementary, Assistant Principal, 2012-present
    • Inskip Elementary, Assistant Principal, 2011-2012
    • Pond Gap Elementary, Assistant Principal, 2009-2011
    • Curriculum Instr. Facilitator-Title I - 2007-2009
    • Hardin Valley Elementary, 5th grade teacher, 2004-2007
    • Green Elementary, 2003-2004

    Education:

    • B.A. in Psychology, University of TN, Knoxville
    • M.A. in Industrial/organizational Psychology, University of New Haven
    • Teacher Certification, Sierra Nevada College
    • Ed.S in Administration, Lincoln Memorial University, Harrogate

     

     

    Kristi Whited

    Ms. Kristi Whited

    Assistant Principal                                                              

    kristi.whited@knoxschools.org

     

    Experience with Knox County Schools:

    • Hardin Valley Elementary, Kindergarten Teacher, 2004-present

    Education:

    • B.S. in Early Childhood Education, University of Tennessee, Knoxville
    • M.S. in Curriculum and Instruction, Lincoln Memorial University, Harrogate, TN
    • Ed.S in Administration and Supervision, Lincoln Memorial University, Harrogate, TN

    Other Experience: 

    • Knoxville-Knox County Head Start
      • Coordinator of Curriculum and Assessment, 1996-2001
      • Center Supervisor, 1998-2001
      •  Preschool Teacher, 1990-1995
     
    William Smith  
     
    Mr.William Smith 
     
    Assistant Principal 
     
     
     
    Experience with Knox County Schools: 
     
    • Hardin Valley Elementary Assistant Principal and Leadership Academy Fellow, 2017-Present
    • Lonsdale Elementary, Second and Third Grade Teacher, 2013-2017
    • Inskip Elementary, First Grade Teacher, 2010-2013
    • Beaumont Elementary, First Grade UT Intern, 2009-2010
    Education: 
     
    • B.S. in Human Ecology
    • M.S. in Early Childhood Education