Heather Skinner Staff Photo
Subjects Taught
English I, Honors English II

Education

BA in Journalism. University of South Carolina Columbia, SC. 1994.

Highly Qualified Elementary Education 2004

ABCTE Certified Secondary English 2009

TAP Leadership Trained 2014-2016

National Board Certified Secondary English 2015



Bio

This school year 2017-18 will be Heather Skinner's 13th year teaching and her sixth year at WHHS. She earned her B.A. in Journalism from the University of South Carolina in 1994. Skinner served as director of communications for the South Carolina Manufacturers Alliance, public affairs manager for the South Carolina Department of Commerce, and wrote freelance news articles before answering the call to teach. She actively serves in church and in the community and enjoys writing, reading, theater, athletics, the outdoors, and singing. She coaches JV Girls Soccer at WHHS. Married to Rev. George Skinner of Sand Hill Baptist Church, she is a proud mother of five: George (junior at the United States Naval Academy), Jordie (sophomore at North Greenville University), Jake (WHHS junior), Jaclyn (7th grader at North District Middle School), and Julianna Joy (J.J. - first grader at Ben Hazel Primary).