More Pro Bios, Photos, and Contact Coming Soon!

  Marty Shirley , Campus Administrator, High School Team Lead, and History Pro  Bit of Background:  I am a native of Belton, but I currently live in Anderson with my wife of 18 years and our two sons (14 and 16). I worked (and managed) my family’s oil delivery business for 12 years before returning to school to finish my degree. I've been an educator at the college and high school level for the past 7 years.  Recent Read:  A Cold Dish Craig Johnson  Me in 140:  I am husband and a father. I've been musician all my life and I love all types of music, especially country and blues. I'm a Clemson sports fanatic.  Powerful Quotation:  "In the end, it's not the years in your life that count. It's the life in your years." --Abraham Lincoln  Coffee Shop Order:  Coffee with cream

Marty Shirley, Campus Administrator, High School Team Lead, and History Pro
Bit of Background: I am a native of Belton, but I currently live in Anderson with my wife of 18 years and our two sons (14 and 16). I worked (and managed) my family’s oil delivery business for 12 years before returning to school to finish my degree. I've been an educator at the college and high school level for the past 7 years.
Recent Read: A Cold Dish Craig Johnson
Me in 140: I am husband and a father. I've been musician all my life and I love all types of music, especially country and blues. I'm a Clemson sports fanatic.
Powerful Quotation: "In the end, it's not the years in your life that count. It's the life in your years." --Abraham Lincoln
Coffee Shop Order: Coffee with cream

  Kristy Williams , Middle School Team Lead and Science Pro  Bit of Background:  After spending 9 years with Starbucks, I decided to give back to my community. I went back to school to study biology and become a teacher. I just finished student teaching at Pickens High School and I am thrilled to combine science and my management experience to help young people prepare for life.  Recent Read:  Emotional Intelligence by Daniel Goleman  Me in 140:  Always ready to go on a new adventure and loving those who have been placed in my life.  Powerful Quotation:  "Our greatest weakness lies in giving up. The most certain way to succeed is always to try just one more time.” Thomas Edison  Coffee Shop Order:  Black Iced Coffee

Kristy Williams, Middle School Team Lead and Science Pro
Bit of Background: After spending 9 years with Starbucks, I decided to give back to my community. I went back to school to study biology and become a teacher. I just finished student teaching at Pickens High School and I am thrilled to combine science and my management experience to help young people prepare for life.
Recent Read: Emotional Intelligence by Daniel Goleman
Me in 140: Always ready to go on a new adventure and loving those who have been placed in my life.
Powerful Quotation: "Our greatest weakness lies in giving up. The most certain way to succeed is always to try just one more time.” Thomas Edison
Coffee Shop Order: Black Iced Coffee

  Autumn Flanigan,  Campus Manager

Autumn Flanigan, Campus Manager

  Ethan Wilson , Science Pro  Bit of Background:  I'm from Piedmont, went to school in Greenville, went to college in Anderson and finished grad school in Clemson.  Recent Read:  The Silmarillion, The Lord of the Rings, Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy  Me in 140:  I probably drink too much coffee, I appreciate a good pen, and I always stop to look at any frogs I see.  Powerful Quotation:  “Outside of a dog, a book is a man's best friend. Inside of a dog it's too dark to read.” - Groucho Marx  Coffee Shop Order:  London Fog, half sugar or a plain, unsweetened latte

Ethan Wilson, Science Pro
Bit of Background: I'm from Piedmont, went to school in Greenville, went to college in Anderson and finished grad school in Clemson.
Recent Read: The Silmarillion, The Lord of the Rings, Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy
Me in 140: I probably drink too much coffee, I appreciate a good pen, and I always stop to look at any frogs I see.
Powerful Quotation: “Outside of a dog, a book is a man's best friend. Inside of a dog it's too dark to read.” - Groucho Marx
Coffee Shop Order: London Fog, half sugar or a plain, unsweetened latte

More of our team (details/Photos coming soon):

— Valerie Martin valerie.martin@nexthighschool.org | Special Education Coordinator

— Sara Crouseliz.crouse@nextschooleagleridge.org | Special Education Site Lead

— Elizabeth Riordan betsy.riordan@nextschooleagleridge.org | Middle School Pro

— Emily Saxon emily.saxon@nextschooleagleridge.org | Middle School Pro

— Paige Miller paige.miller@nextschooleagleridge.org | Middle School Pro

— Angela Rogers angela.rogers@nextschooleagleridge.org | High School Pro

— Jason Varnadore jason.varnadore@nextschooleagleridge.org | High School Pro

— Gabriel Gimenez gabriele.gimenez@nextschooleagleridge.org | Paraprofessional

 

NEXT SCHOOL NETWORK

NEXT School Eagle Ridge is part of a network of campuses that includes NEXT High School in Greenville, SC. The following Pros serve to build and support both campuses.