Dr. Harris is a native North Carolinian from a family of educators. She is married and is the mother of three.
She holds BA and BS degrees from North Carolina Agricultural and Technical State University and MSA, Ed. S., and Ed. D. degrees from The University of North Carolina at Greensboro.
Previously, she was a high school English teacher, Magnet Coordinator, and Assistant Principal within Guilford County Schools in North Carolina then served as principal of John Marshall Community High School in Indianapolis (2014-2016).
Dr. Harris comes to Hariston having previously served as principal of Welborn Academy of Science and Technology in High Point.