Human Resources

Teacher Recruitment

Welcome to Human Resources!  Our District is looking for employees willing to reach higher in their efforts to produce high-achieving students.  Our focus is on the recruitment and retention of these talented individuals and our exemplary customer service.

As employees of the app District, we pride ourselves as being a team of highly qualified professionals, consisting of instructional and non-instructional personnel, who believe in the Houston County Way:

  • Strive for excellence in all that we do.
  • Have a professional attitude.
  • Go the extra mile.
  • Base decisions on what is best for students.
  • Provide quality customer service.
  • Work hard, with dedication and love for students.
  • Approach work every day with a positive attitude, hope, enthusiasm and compassion.
  • Do things right; do the right thing.

Throughout this website you will be able to apply for positions, obtain employee-related information, and navigate to various resource links.  Whether you are in your pre-employment stage or are a current employee of the District, we trust this website will assist you in your endeavors to be a part of the best school district anywhere.

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The app District does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, genetics, disabilities, or sex in its employment practices, student programs, and dealings with the public. It is the policy of the Board of app to comply fully with the requirements of Title IX, Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, the Americans with Disabilities Act and all accompanying regulations.

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Dr. Chris Brown
Assistant Superintendent for 
Human Resources & District Operations


Dr. Catherine Gardner
Director of Human Resources
478-988-6244, ext. 1981

Mr. William Ray
Director of Human Resources
478-988-6244, ext. 1980

Ms. Michele Casey
Human Resources Coordinator
478-988-6244, ext. 1987

Mrs. Marie Porter
Human Resources Specialist
478-988-6244, ext. 1978

Mrs. Renee Morris
Compensation Specialist
478-988-6244, ext. 1982

Mrs. Kelli Sikes
Employee Benefits Specialist
478-988-6244, ext. 1985

Mrs. Stephanie Smith
Administrative Assistant for the
Assistant Superintendent

478-988-6244, ext. 1977

Mrs. Elaine Herbst
Employee Benefits Associate
478-988-6244, ext. 1975

Mrs. Joy Card
Human Resources Secretary
478-988-6244, ext. 1979

Mrs. Tina Gafeney
Employee Benefits Secretary

Mrs. Lisa Huntt
Absence Management Secretary
478-988-6244, ext. 1974

Mrs. Dayna Perkins
TalentEd Secretary
478-988-6244, ext. 1983

Mrs. Laura Trent
Employee Benefits Bookkeeper
478-988-6244, ext. 1976

Mrs. Betty Hassoun
Central Office Receptionist
478-988-6200, ext. 4228