MDCS
Inspiring Students
Lindsay Heim – Title I/Speech Pathologist

Lindsay Heim – Title I/Speech Pathologist

Lindsay grew up outside of Boston and received her B.S. in Communication Sciences from the University of Vermont. She graduated from WCU with a M.S. in Communication Sciences and Disorders in 2005 and has spent the last 14 years providing speech/language therapy here...
Jessica Ray – EC Teacher

Jessica Ray – EC Teacher

Jessica grew up in Morganton N.C. She is the youngest of three siblings and the only girl. Jessica moved away to attend college at Western Carolina University and ended up falling in love with the Western North Carolina area. She is a recent graduate with a degree in...
Emily Herndon – EC Teacher

Emily Herndon – EC Teacher

Emily joins Mountain Discovery Charter School with over 10 years of experience as a classroom teacher and is looking forward to her new role in the Exceptional Children’s Department. She graduated from the University of North Carolina at Wilmington with a Bachelor of...
Tracy Wharton – EC Coordinator

Tracy Wharton – EC Coordinator

Tracy Wharton joins Mountain Discovery Charter School with over 10 years of experience in education. Her career in education began as a middle school math teacher. Varied experiences have afforded her the opportunity to work in various settings and grade levels from...