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Mr. Dylan Stamey, Principal

Mr. Stamey is a native of Asheville, NC.  Upon completion of high school, he attended Appalachian State University where he competed on the collegiate wrestling team and majored in psychology.  His career in education began at his alma mater, Enka High, where he worked as a special education teacher from 2004-2013.  While working at Enka High, he provided instruction in the Occupational Course of Study and inclusion courses across the curriculum, in addition to performing coaching duties for the wrestling team. 

While completing his Master’s degree in Executive Leadership at Gardner-Webb University, Mr. Stamey relocated to the Charlotte, NC area where he worked as the Interim Dean of Students at Steele Creek Elementary School.  During the 2014-2015 school year, he returned to the classroom as an Exceptional Children’s teacher at Marvin Ridge High School.  Mr. Stamey accepted a position as Assistant Principal during the summer of 2015 at Piedmont High School, and named Principal in 2019 where he continues to implement his philosophy that positive relationships are the key to academic success. 

During his free time, Mr. Stamey enjoys spending time with his family; wife Tracy and daughters Hayden and Finley.  Together they enjoy participating in athletic activities in addition to spending time outdoors.