Dr. Eric L. Holland
Principal of Rome High School
Dr. Eric L. Holland was born in Miami, Florida, and raised in Donalsonville, Georgia. He is married to Melissa Holland. They have two boys, Eric Jr. (EJ) and Ayden. He is a proud member of Kappa Alpha Psi Fraternity. He pledged Kappa Alpha Psi in the Fall of 1997 at Lambda Psi Chapter (Georgia Southwestern State University) where he served as the Polemarch for three years. Dr. Eric L. Holland is a graduate of Georgia Southwestern State University with a BS and Masters in Education (2000 & 2003). In 2006, He earned his Specialist in Educational Leadership from Albany State University and in 2009 obtained his Ph.D. from Capella University. Dr. Holland has sixteen years of administration experience and nineteen years of experience as an educator in the public school system. Dr. Holland is very passionate about education. His strengths and competencies in demonstrated skills are in the areas of leadership, relationship building, and maintaining excellence in academics. He is experienced in recruitment, selection, and management of faculty and staff. Additionally, he is competent in creating policies and practices that promote academic achievement, implementing comprehensive athletic programs and training, and creating communication forums that generate parental and community involvement. Dr. Holland has successfully motivated students and enhanced the interactive learning process, inspiring students to actively participate in all aspects of the educational process. He established a highly functioning mentoring program, which is to Guide, Empower, Nurture, Transform, Strengthen (G.E.N.T.S) our youth. Through this mentoring program he simply let the students know four words “I Believe In You.” He is a lifelong learner and loves being involved in the community. He is a member of Bethany Missionary Baptist Church. His Pastor is Reverend Samuel Pridgen. Dr. Holland’s motto is “No one of us is as great as all of us.”
Mr. Michael Branson
AP - Freshman Academy - Freshman Class - Rome High School
Email: email@example.comMy name is Michael Branson, and I am proud to be serving as an Assistant Principal of Rome High School. I was raised in Fort Smith, Arkansas and have an appreciation for the mountains and beautiful landscape that Rome provides. My family includes my wife Jamie and three kids Mackenzie(13), Jordan(3), and Beckett(1). I have a Bachelor's in Mathematics and a Masters in Teaching from Georgia College & State University. Furthermore, I currently hold an "All But Dissertation" status in my doctoral program at Valdosta State University and plan to finish by Summer 2020. My goals and vision for Rome High School are to help our students recognize their potential and aide them in achieving their aspirations. I believe that together we can revel in the unique opportunities provided at Rome High School by embracing and celebrating the diversity that is shared among us. I look forward to partnering with our the community, faculty, and student body to provide our students with an educational experience focused on relationships, relevance, and rigor. Thanks and GO WOLVES!
Mr. David Little
AP - Safety Coordinator - Sophomore Class - Rome High School
My name is David Little, and I serve as one of the assistant principals at Rome High School. I was raised in Muscle Shoals, Alabama where I went to Muscle Shoals High School. I have degrees from the University of North Alabama (BS), Auburn University (MEd), and the University of Alabama (EdS). I have been married for 30 years to Terry Coursey, and we have two young adults, Jonn-Lauren and Landon. I am starting my 29th year with Rome City Schools. My goals and vision for Rome High are to be the best school in the nation and to provide a safe learning environment for all students that attend our great school. Thank you for everything you do to make our school great. Go Wolves!
Ms. Felisha Jackson
AP - Curriculum - Instruction - SPED - Junior Class - Rome High School
My name is Felisha Jackson and I am thrilled to be part of the Rome Wolves Family! Over the past 14 years, I have served as an educator and administrator. I received a Bachelor of Science degree in Criminal Justice from Georgia Southern University, Masters in Public Administration from Troy State University and an Education Specialist degree in Curriculum, Instruction, Management, and Administration from Nova Southeastern University. I am deeply committed to ensuring that we develop every child to his or her full potential in a safe, nurturing and highly engaging learning environment. It is my sincere hope that everyone who steps through our doors- teachers, students, parents and community leaders feel a sense of belonging and excitement to be here. We look forward to your continued support and welcome to the 2018-2019 school year. Go Wolves!
Ms. Amber Garlin
AP - Testing Coordinator - Senior Class - Rome High School
My name is Amber Garlin, and I have served in the field of education for over 15 years as both an educator and administrator. I received a bachelor of science degree in middle grades education, a master of education degree, and an education specialist degree in educational leadership all from Berry College. I look forward to serving the students of Rome High and helping to provide them with an unparalleled education to prepare them for college and work! Go Wolves!
Ms. Misty Tucker
Associate Principal - CTAE Coordinator - Rome High School
My name is Misty Tucker, and I am thrilled to be part of Rome High School. I have been an educator for more than 25 years and in my second year as a Rome Wolf. During my career as an educator and administrator, I have worked as a Social Studies teacher for ten years and an administrator for more than 15 years. I received a Bachelor of Science degree in Secondary Social Science Education from Georgia Southwestern University and a Masters and Specialist degrees in School Leadership from Valdosta State University. As a member of the Rome High School family, it is my goal to make sure students have the support they need to be successful and the skills necessary to continue that success after graduation.
Coach Jason Harris
Athletic Director - Rome High School
My name is Jason N. Harris, and I am thrilled to serve as the athletic director at Rome High School. I have been an educator for 13 years and served as an athletic administrator for 8 years. I received a Bachelor of Science degree in Health / Physical Education from the University of Georgia and a Masters degree in Sports Management for American Military University. As the athletic director of Rome High School, it is my goal to make sure students and coaches have the support they need to be successful on and off the athletic field/court.