We welcome our new Superintendent of the Troup County School System, Dr. Brian Shumate, to the October EBB as our guest speaker.
Dr. Shumate comes to us after serving for the past 5 years as the superintendent of the Medford School District in Medford, Oregon. Prior to that, Dr. Shumate served for 27 years in the Jefferson County Public Schools in Louisville, KY. There Dr. Shumate served as a high school math teacher, coach, assistant principal, principal, high school liaison and assistant superintendent.
Dr. Shumate is married to his wife of 32 years, Dana, who is also an educator. They have two children and two grandchildren.