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The HMS Administration Team

Andrew Gunn, Principal

A. GunnAndrew Gunn has been with Shelby County schools since 2012 and has served as the Principal of Helena Middle School since 2017. Mr. Gunn lives in Birmingham with his wife Allison and son Jack.

Kristen Glover, Assistant Principal

Glover Ms. Glover has over nine years of experience in public education and most recently served as the assistant principal at Oak Mountain Intermediate. She earned a bachelor’s degree in English and secondary education as well as her master’s degree in secondary education from the University of Alabama at Birmingham. She also earned certification in educational leadership from the University of West Alabama. Ms. Glover is currently pursuing an education specialist degree in instructional leadership from the University of West Alabama.

Henry Long, Assistant Principal

Long Long has over eight years of experience in public education and most recently served as the administrative assistant at Chelsea High School. Long earned a bachelor’s degree in Operational Meteorology from Mississippi State University. He also holds a master’s degree in Secondary Science Education and Instructional Leadership from the University of Montevallo.