Lauren Yancey has been named Secondary Program Area Specialist for the Shelby County Schools. Ms. Yancey has over seven years experience in public education and most recently served as an English teacher at Chelsea High School. She also serves as the PST Coordinator, the SGA supervisor and a Continuous School Improvement Team member. Ms. Yancey earned a Bachelor’s degree in English, a Master’s Degree in Secondary Education, and an Ed.S in Teacher Leadership from the University of Montevallo. She is currently working towards a Master’s degree in Instructional Leadership from the University of Montevallo.