Degrees and Certifications:
Mrs. Tempest Leake, 7th Grade Assistant Principal
Mrs. Tempest Leake is the newest addition to the East Union administrative team. She will be the 7th Grade Assistant Principal for the 2018-2019 school year. She received her undergraduate degree in Biological Business Management from North Carolina State University, her Master's from Gardner-Webb University, and is currently finishing her dissertation to complete her Doctoral Degree also through Gardner-Webb University.
Prior to joining East Union, Mrs. Leake spent 7 years as a science teacher in Stanly, Montgomery, and Union Counties, 2 years as an Instructional Facilitator for Montgomery County Schools, and 1 year as a Testing Coordinator for Montgomery County Schools. She has coached volleyball, track, dance, and step teams, as well as sponsoring the I’m A G.I.R.L. Club at each school where she has worked.
Mrs. Leake lives in Stanly County with her husband and 3 children: Maria, David, and Vance. She enjoys spending time with her family, dancing at church, and traveling. She is passionate about seeing all students succeed and recognize their full potential and looks forward to working with students, teachers, and families this year.