Phone: 706-629-7366


Degrees and Certifications:

Certified Economic Developer, Carl Vinson Institute of Government, University of Georgia, August 2019 EdD, Workforce Education, Leadership, & Social Foundations, 2011 University of Georgia, Athens, GA MEd, Educational Leadership & Administration, 2001 University of West Georgia, Carrollton, GA BSEd, Secondary English Education, 1997 University of Georgia, Athens, GA

Dr. Amy Parker, Director of Communications and Community Engagement

"Strong public schools make strong communities, and strong community support ensures successful schools."- Georgia Vision Project

Gordon County Schools strives to develop positive relationships with employees, students, parents, local businesses, elected officials and media representatives; provide the public with accurate, timely and transparent information through a variety of communication tools; increase community awareness; promote students' and employees’ successes; and to build support and trust for public education.

Gordon County Schools' communications consists of a wide variety of means designed to inform the community about its schools.  In addition, marketing and community relations support is provided to individual schools and departments to assist in fostering a culture of success for the district as a whole.  

Gordon County Schools communicates through a variety of platforms.  The district website is the official source for information pertaining to the district and its operations.  Additionally, the district has a presence on social media platforms- Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram; in print media- The Calhoun Times and The Chattanooga Times Free Press, among others; and on various local radio stations' and magazines' print an online forums.