Eugene Ashley High


Home of the Screaming Eagles


Faculty & Staff


Patrick McCarty
Patrick McCarty

Mr. McCarty is excited to be named principal of Ashley High School. He has served the Ashley community for fourteen years as an administrator at Charles P. Murray Middle School. He earned his B.S. in Industrial Arts Education from Western North Carolina University in 1993 and then served as both a Career and Technical Education teacher and wrestling coach at Pender High School. Mr. McCarty earned his M.S. Ed. in school administration from the University of North Carolina at Wilmington in 2001. He is married to his wife Karen and is the proud father of five children.


Michelle Kornegay
Assistant Principal


Kelly Lewis
Kelly Lewis
Assistant Principal/Athletic Directory

Coach Lewis comes to Ashley from Independence High School in Charlotte, NC. He served as the schools athletic director for the last 13 years. Coach Lewis is a native of Charlotte. He attended ECU where he received his BS in Physical Education. He then went on to attend UNC-Charlotte for his master's in education and Queen's University for his principal license. Coach Lewis has been married 25 years to Kathryn and is a very proud father of four daughters.


Kimberly Morrissey
Kimberly Morrissey
Assistant Principal

Kimberly Morrissey is thrilled to be joining the administrative staff at Ashley High School! Her education includes graduating from the University of North Carolina at Wilmington with both her Bachelor's and Master's Degrees. After finishing her Bachelor's, she taught in London, England at the elementary level for a year which gave her a broader understanding of education outside of the United States. She also taught the Intensive Behavior Support classroom at Bellamy Elementary in New Hanover County and was most recently the Special Education Chairperson at Ashley. She loves living in Wilmington with her dog, Punkin, and on Sundays you can usually find her cheering on the Philadelphia Eagles!


Kenneth Davis
Kenneth Davis
Assistant Principal

Mr. Davis is delighted to have the opportunity to serve the Eugene Ashley HS community. He is a Wilmingtonian who returned to the area after working as an EC and General Education teacher in Oxon Hill, MD, Raleigh, NC, and Charlotte, NC. He attended North Carolina A&T State University where he received his BA in Psychology. He then went on to attend Bowie State University for his master's in public administration and UNCW for his principal’s license.


Career & Technical Education
Paul "Trey" Hamlin
Lisa Lehmann
Tony Melvin
Leon Sneed
Jeffrey Turner
Dana Wolfe

English Department


Stephanie Knighton

Exceptional Children

Carrie Alkins
Robin Ange
Denise Coates
Richard Conover
Ashley Conway
Allison Depompeis
Michael Guard
Barrett Joyner
Angela Keel
Devon Keenan
David Kintzer
Lloyd Hodges
Coleen Ivanevich
Helena Kraft
Wanda Leggett
Allison Lashford
*Susette Mann
Amarilia Martinez
Caroline McClure
Kevin McSwain
Chris Morgan
Darian Roberts
Joseph Sheffield
John Southworth
Mark Triplett

Fine Arts Department

Pamela Brodbeck
Robert Parker

Math Department
Cody Griffin
*John Hamilton

Robert Rehder

Office Staff

Karen Atkins
Kim Easlick
Data Manager
Bobbi Hobbs
Toby Kasell

Madeline McCorvey

Audrey Spool
Sadie Thomas
Athletic Trainer
Karen Zuege

Media Center

Media Coordinator
Dawn Price

Physical Education
Adrienne Gale
David Smith


Social Studies
Mary-Hannah Evans
Phillip Greene
Benjamin Spencer
Travis Vithalani
Marc Whitehead

Student Services
Peyton Chitty
Kathleen Cunliffe
Jeannine Efting
Naari Honor
Susan West

World Languages
*Kyle Hodnett
Aaron Kincaid

Custodial Staff

Renita Boney
McClyde Caesar
Michelle McCullough
James McVeigh
DaMarcus Sellers
Wayne Spicer
Roland Stevens
Ronald Thompson

Food Services

Donna Glisson
Phyllis Boswell
Elinor Raker
Stacey Frank
Debbie West