Mrs. McCarty has been a resident of Tom Bean for over 10 years. She spent eleven years teaching in the middle school classroom before transitioning into administration. She served as the Director of Curriculum & Instruction and the District Testing Coordinator in Gunter for five years. With the last three years, including administrative roles at the middle school campus principal as well. Mrs. McCarty’s academic background includes a Bachelor of Science in Elementary Education from Southeastern Oklahoma State University, Master of Education in Educational Administration from Texas A&M University-Commerce, and a superintendent certification from the Bill Ratliff Superintendent Academy. She is currently working on her Doctorate of Education in Educational Administration at Texas A&M University-Commerce, which she anticipates will be complete in December of 2017.
Mrs. McCarty resides in Tom Bean with her husband, Kevin, and her two children, Kade and Libby.