Gainesville High School
830 Century Place
Gainesville, GA. 30501





Maehrlein, Gay
Hometown: Paramus, New Jersey
Fairleigh Dickinson University, Teaneck, New Jersey *B.A. English Literature 
Ramapo College, Mahwah, New Jersey  Teaching certificate
Georgia State Universityl,  Atlanta, Ga. *Masters in Library Media
Lincoln Memorial University *Attending now for specialist degree
Teaches English 10th, 11th and 12th
Years Teaching:  9 years
Participates in Youth Leadership Committee of Hall County.
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Room M-11
Voice Mail 220
Mance, Chris
Hometown: Clayton Georgia
BS / History  Piedmont College/ MED EDS/  Clemson
Campus Principal
Years Teaching: 23
Hometown:  Cedartown, GA


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First Floor Office
Voice Mail 115
Ext. 115
Manring, JoAnn
Hometown:  Montgomery, Alabama                                                                                                                                    
Spring Hill College, BS degree in Secondary Education 
University of Alabama, Masters in Currriculum
Brenau University, Masters in Learning Disabilities
Lincoln Memorial, EDS in Leadership
Study Skills and co-teaching in Biology                                                                                                          
Years Teaching: 17 plus two at the Ga. Dept. of Ed                  
Retired sponsor of Beta Club                                                                           
[email protected]
Room 401
Voice Mail 227
Mason, Laurie
Hometown: Gainesville,GA Graduate of GHS
Gainesville College and Georgia Southern University
Academy Principal Secretary
Years at GHS: 7
J.V. Basketball Cheerleading Coach
McCall, Josh
Hometown:  Martin, GA
North Georgia College
B.A. English, M.Ed. English Education, Currently Attending UGA and pursuing Ph.D.
Teaches Latin
Years Teaching:  5 years
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Room 202
Voice Mail 287
McConnell, Dave
Hometown: Chaffee, MO
Southeast Missouri State University -- Cape Girardeau , MO
B.S.Secondary Education--Social Studies
National University --Masters of Arts in Teaching
Teaches United States History and Psychology
Years teaching 11th @ GHS--- 28th overall
Coaches Varsity Football--Outside Linebackers, 9th Grade Boys BasketballFCA Sponsor
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Room 127
Voice Mail 228
McDonald, Clay
Hometown:  Fayette, Alabama         
Florida State University, Bachelor of Science Health and Physical Education                               
Teaches Physical Education                                                                            
Years Teaching: 10 years                                                                                   
Middle School Volleyball, Head Girl's Golf Coach  
[email protected]
Old Gym
Voice Mail 159
Ext. 159
McElwee, Beth
Education: Educational Specialist- Lincoln Memorial University
Masters Degree-North Georgia College and State University
Bachelors Degree- Georgia Southern University
Years Teaching: 19 years teaching
Job Responsibility:  Registrar


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Guidance Office
Voice Mail 229
Ext. 172/173
McGruder, Janice
Hometown: LaGrange, Georgia
(BS) Albany University; (M.Ed) North Georgia College and State University
Teaches Accounting, Banking and Finance
Years Teaching: Over 30
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Room 416 (Vo-Tech)
Voice Mail 225
Michelsen, Pam
Hometown- Gainesville, GA- grew up in Greenville, Ga
Bachelor's degree- University of Georgia
Master's degree- Cambridge College/ Boston
Teaches English
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Room 320
Voice Mail 252
Miller, Adam
Dublin, GA
University of Georgia BSED in Health Promotion (Go DAWGS)
Teach Health and PE
9th year teaching and 6th year a GHS
Assistant Girls Softball and Assistant Baseball


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Old Gym 602
Voice Mail 288
Miller, Andy
Hometown:      Madison, GA
Gainesville College A.S.
North GA College B.S.
North GA College M. Ed.
Teaches Accelerated Math I , Trigonometry, A.P. Calculus 
Years Teaching:          14th
Key Club co-sponsor                                                            
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Room 301
Voice Mail 269
Miller, Bruce
Hometown: Albermarle, NC
Bachelor of Science from Mars Hill College
Masters in Education from Georgia State
Teaches Physical Education – Weight Training
Years Teaching – 35 years (7th at GHS)
Head Football Coach and sponsors FCA
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Valentine Center
Voice Mail 133
Ext. 133
Miller, Donna
Hometown: Cartersville, GA
Bachelor of Science from Kennesaw State University 
Masters in Education from University of Georgia
Teaches Business Education – Business Essentials, Computer Applications, Risk Management, Yearbook
Years Teaching – 18 years (7th at GHS)
Yearbook Adviser and sponsors FBLA
[email protected]
Room 414 (Vo-Tech)
Voice Mail 130
Ext. 130
Miller, Larry
Hometown:  Hendersonville, NC 
Mars Hill College, Mars Hill, NC: Bachelors in Music Ed.;
Morehead State University, Morehead, KY:  Master of Arts 
Teaches High School Bands 
Years Teaching:  16 
Sponsors anything Band related 


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Band Building
(770) 287-2036
Mize, Tonya
Hometown:   Born in Athens- raised in Gainesville
Salem College-(in Winston-Salem NC)  BA in English  Secondary Education 
National University- Masters of Arts and Teaching for a Global Society Teaching:   Through Credit Recovery, Teaches all English, Social Studies courses for students who are repeating credits. Also teaches graduation test review labs.
Years Teaching:    8
Sponsors Sophomore Class Sponsor   Does graduation test analysis as well as AYP indicators (graduation rate and GHSGT results).  Works afterschool for Credit Recovery courses for this focus.                                                                                
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Room 121
Voice Mail 166
Ext. 166
Moore, Jamey
Hometown: Dixfield, Maine
NGCSU-BA/English Education  NGCSU-Masters/Education
Lincoln Memorial University-EAS/Leadership
6-12 ELA & Reading Instructional Coach  6-12 Writing Coach
Years Teaching: 11
Coaches Girls Varsity Tennis
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Moore, Jennifer
Hometown:  Murrayville , Ga
North Ga College & State University
Teaches Physical Education Adapted Physical Education
Years Teaching:  3
Coaches Girls Cross Country, Girls Basketball Asst.
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New Gym
Voice Mail 285
Ext. 159
Moore, Thea
Hometown: Gainesville Georgia
Community College of the Air Force- AA, Social Service
William Carey College, BS, Liberal Arts   
University of Maryland, M.Ed, Counseling
Counselor for Freshmen Academy
25 yrs Air Force, spent last 10 yrs as a Family Counselor


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Third Floor Office
Voice Mail 117
Ext. 117
Morrison, Louise
Retired and teaching 49 %
Teaches Honors Algebra II, Advanced Algebra-Trig and Algebra III
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Room M-8
Voice Mail 233
Mutchler, J.D.
Hometown:  Leipsic, Ohio
Bowling Green State University BS Education and Psychology
Andrews University MA Educational Psychology and Counseling
University of Dayton Administration Certification
Counselor for GHS CIA Academy
35 years in Education-first 31 years were spent as a Counselor/Teacher/ Vice-Principal and Principal in K-12 Christian Education.
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Guidance Office
Voice Mail 118
Ext. 118

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