Welcome Ms. Cathey to Lion Nation!

Welcome to Lion Nation Ms. Cathey!
Maury County Public Schools Superintendent of Schools Lisa Ventura announces Ms. Sonya Cathey as an assistant principal at Columbia Central High School effective July 1, 2022.

Ms. Cathey graduated from Hampshire Unit School in 1989, received an A. S. from Columbia State Community College, a B. S. from Middle Tennessee State University, and two M.Ed’s in Curriculum & Instruction and Administration & Supervision from the University of Pheonix.

Ms. Cathey taught reading and science at EA Cox and math at Culleoka Unit School. She has also served as Academic Facilitator at Culleoka Unit School. As an administrator, Ms. Cathey has served as principal at Horace O. Porter School in Maury Co, a middle school principal in Milan Special School District, an elementary principal in Marshall County Schools, and as principal at Hampshire Unit School. Ms. Cathey has also worked for the Tennessee Department of Education as an Educational Consultant.

Ms. Cathey stated, “I am excited for the opportunity Superintendent Ventura has given me to work with the faculty and staff at Columbia Central High School to assist every student with achieving greatness and reaching their potential!”