Mrs. York has grown up in Craven County. She lives in the Cove City area with her husband and little boy. She enjoys gardening and spending time with her family. Her teaching career started at Ben D. Quinn Elementary School and then transitioned to AH Bangert Elementary. She has taught 3rd,1st, 5th, 4th and a Science Resource Class. Her journey then took her to the Craven County Board of Education where she worked through a DOD Grant to set up and manage the STEM Labs in the county. She was then promoted to Assistant Principal at Roger Bell New Tech Academy and has served there for the past two years. Mrs. York stated, "I am excited to embark on a new journey at a 'Leader in Me School' where I will be able to grow as a leader with the students, staff, and parents!"