Dr. Michele Edwards has been involved in education for twenty years. She holds a bachelor of science degree in English and health education from Troy University. She later pursued a master's degree in health education, also from Troy. She then attended the University of Alabama where she completed her educational specialist degree, along with her doctoral degree in educational leadership. She has taught English and health at both the middle school and high school levels, as well as served as an assistant principal over the span of her educational career.
She is married to Jeff Edwards and has four children: Michaella, Brayson, Jaxson, and Britton. Dr. Edwards uses the John Wooden quote, “Greatness is attainable by all” as her motto in education. She believes that all children can learn and become great in their own right. A positive atmosphere and communication among faculty, staff, students, and parents is essential for greatness in students.
“Vincent Middle High School works to provide an environment that fosters student growth and independence along with improving the overall academic potential of the student. Vincent students benefit from a team effort comprised from the hard working teachers, staff, community, and parents. I am proud to be a Jacket!”
Assistant Principal: DeWanda Nelson
Mrs. Nelson is the assistant principal at Vincent Middle/High School. She has experience in public education in the areas of teaching Business Education/Career Tech, English Language Arts and all elementary content areas. Mrs. Nelson earned a bachelor's degree in Business Administration at Jackson State University in Jackson, Mississippi. She pursued both master's degrees in Educational Leadership and Elementary Education at the University of Montevallo in Montevallo, Alabama. Mrs. Nelson is married to Zachary Nelson and they have two sons, Zachary II and Zane. She believes that all children can learn and achieve, and it's not where you come from, it's where you are going.
Administrative Assistant: Landon Manning
Mr. Landon Manning is in his nineteenth year of teaching. He has spent his career at Vincent Middle High School. Mr. Manning is currently the administrative assistant and director of bands. He holds degrees from Samford University. Mr. Manning has been married for fifteen years to his wife Lindsey and they have three boys; Cooper, Sewell, and Beckett.