New Hanover High School


Home of the Wildcats


Faculty & Staff


Dr. Rob Morgan
Dr. Rob Morgan, Principal
Dr. Morgan is the principal of NHHS. He is a Greensboro, North Carolina native, who has lived in Wilmington since 2002. A former middle school English teacher, Dr. Morgan first joined NHCS in 2006 as an assistant principal at Ashley High School, where he worked until 2011. In 2011, Dr. Morgan went to work in higher education at the University of North Carolina Wilmington, where his primary duties included serving as the university’s director for the early college high school program and as one of the institution’s accreditation coordinators. Along the way, he also taught several classes and served as a faculty advisor to first-year university students.
The 2015-16 school year marked Dr. Morgan’s first time in Wildcat Country! He’s excited and honored to be a part of the Wilmington tradition that is New Hanover High School.
Outside of work, Dr. Morgan is a husband, a father of three, a youth sports enthusiast, and a big fan of ice cream. He holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in English from the College of Charleston, a Master’s degree in School Administration and a Doctorate in Education, both from UNCW. 
Don Cummings
Mr. Don Cummings, Assistant Principal
ext: 74305
Don Cummings is from Massachusetts and moved to Wilmington in July of 2000. He received his Bachelor of Arts in Social Psychology and Elementary Education, his Master of Education in Clinical Education from the University of Massachusetts/Boston and a Master of School Administration from the University of North Carolina/Wilmington. He is a United States Marine Corps veteran.
He taught the GED Adult Education Program in South Boston for two years and taught for three years in Brockton, Massachusetts. While in Wilmington, he spent the first 12 years at D.C Virgo Middle school as a math/science teacher, Assistant Principal, and Principal. He spent one year at Williston Middle School before going to Central Office, serving as the Supervisor for Supplemental Educational Services through the Title 1 Department for three years.
He and his wife Lori are proud to be members of the famed New Hanover High School Wildcat Tradition. They look forward to many more years of service to the children in this county.
Lindsey Cannon
Lindsey Cannon, Assistant Principal
ext: 74308
Lindsey Cannon is a native of Kansas City where she studied at the University of Kansas State (Go Wildcats!). She moved to Wilmington in 2010 where she taught Spanish at Eugene Ashley High School. In 2015, Ms. Cannon completed her Master's degree in School Leadership at Appalachian State University and began her career in Administration at South Brunswick High School. She returned to New Hanover County in 2016 as an Assistant Principal at the International School at Gregory where her oldest daughter attends school. Ms. Cannon is thrilled to once again call herself a Wildcat and is honored to serve the New Hanover High School community.
When not on the sidelines cheering on the Wildcats, Ms. Cannon is most likely cheering on the Kansas State Wildcats, the Kansas City Chiefs, or enjoying Wilmington's beaches with her three children.
Chris Haney
Chris Haney, Assistant Principal
ext: 74310
After serving for 4 years in the US Coast Guard Mr. Haney returned to West Virginia to attend Glenville State College where he earned his Bachelor's Degree in K-6 Multi-Subjects and K-12 Special Education. He attended Salem International for his Master's Degree in School Administration. In 2001 he began his teaching career at his alma mater in Sutton, West Virginia. He continued there as a teacher and coach until moving to Wilmington in 2008. Since his moving to North Carolina he has taught and coached at Ashley, New Hanover, and East Columbus High Schools in the Exceptional Children's program. In 2015 he hung up his whistle and moved to Topsail High School as an AP/AD. Finally he is back at home at New Hanover County and very excited to be a Wildcat once again.
His wife of 19 years, Paige, teaches at Ashley High School. They have 3 children who attend New Hanover County schools (Kennedy, Reagan, and Walker). 
Erin Lee
Ms. Erin Lee, Assistant Principal             
extension: 74315
Erin Lee is a native of Connecticut and received her Bachelor of Science in Sports Management from the University of Massachusetts. At UMass, Ms. Lee was a part of the track and field team where she competed in the 400m hurdles, triple jump, and various relay teams.  After graduation, Ms. Lee worked as a pre-school teacher until moving to Wilmington in 2004.
Once in Wilmington, she attended UNCW and earned a teaching license in Elementary Education.  While teaching first grade at Gregory School of Science, Mathematics and Technology, she was awarded a Master of Education with a focus in Language and Literacy.  She then accepted the position of Literacy and Instructional Coach at Gregory where she remained until 2011 when she decided to further her education and transition into school administration.  Ms.Lee was accepted into the North Carolina Principal Fellows program and completed the Master of School Administration degree program at UNCW.  As part of the M.S.A. program, Ms.Lee completed her internship at New Hanover High School and is thrilled to be returning to the Wildcat Team.
Keith Moore
Mr. Keith Moore, CMAA, Athletic Director 
ext: 74351
Keith Moore was born and raised in Wilmington while coming up through the New Hanover County School System. Keith graduated from NHHS in 1983 and upon graduation attended UNC-Wilmington. His teaching career began with NHCS in 1988. In 1989 Keith accepted a job at North Brunswick High School as a teacher and Head Baseball Coach. In 1993, Keith took an educational leave of absence to be a Graduate Assistant Baseball Coach at Western Carolina University. In 1996 the baseball team at North Brunswick won the State Championship. In the fall of 1996, he returned to his alma mater as Assistant Baseball Coach and Dean of Students before becoming the Head Baseball Coach in 1998.
After the 2001 season, he stepped down as baseball coach to focus on his duties as Athletic Director. Keith is in his 23rd year at New Hanover High School and his 20th year as Director of Athletics here at Wildcat country.
Keith stated, "It is an honor to be the Athletic Director at NHHS with the tradition it has enjoyed for nearly a century. Great Faculties, Staffs, Coaches, Principals, Students, Student-Athletes and 35 State Championship teams. This is a special place."
Keith is married to his wife, Jill, of 23 years, who is a 1988 Wildcat graduate. She teaches at Noble Middle School and was also a product of New Hanover County Schools. He is the proud father of their two children, Brantley, who is a junior at UNCW and Mary Suzanne, who is a sophomore at NHHS.


Denogean, MSG (Ret.) Jose
Ext 74441
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Career & Technical Education

Shop 5
Ext 74436
Room 509
Ext 74399
Family & Consumer Science
Room GW Shop 3
Ext 74434
King, Sheila
Allied Health
Room 119
Ext 74321
Room 507
Ext 74397
Automotive Technology
Ext 74439
Technology Education
Shop 4
Ext 74435
Monroe, Scott
Business Education
Room 115
Ext 74326
Nixon, Damarcus
Special Populations Coordinator
Ext 74450
Business Education
Room 508
Ext 74396
Graphic Arts
Shop 3
Ext 74434
Room 513
Ext 74402
Room 511
Ext 74400
Family & Consumer Science
Room 118
Ext 74322
Taylor, Amber
Family & Consumer Science
Room 117
Ext 74323
Adobe Academy
Room 501
Ext 74387
Williams, Keyona
Family & Consumer Science
Room 114
Ext 74326
Family & Consumer Science
Room 116
Ext 74324

Child Nutrition

Gilchrist, Patricia
Ext 74421
Adkinson, Dereta
Gaines, Stephanie 
Lewis, Lillian  
Miller, Cheryl    
Miller, Shineka  
Pringle, Linda 
Pryor, Stephanie          
Ruffin, Kimbra    
Simpson, Tonya

Counseling Staff

Students L-Q & ESL    
Room 210A
Ext 74301
Students A-E    
Room 210G
Ext 74302
Students R-Z    
Room 210H
Ext 74311
Students F-K    
Room 210E
Ext 74314
McClain, Sharonda
Registrar & Records    
Room 210
Ext 74313
Pre-Lyceum and Lyceum    
Room 500
Ext 74316

Custodial Staff

Burst, Cameron
Bryant, Sharon
Hankins, Josephine
Nixon, Herbert
Nixon, Lydel
McArthur, Doris
Waddell, Denise
Vick, Robert


Room 411
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Room 202
Ext 74345
 Room 218
Ext 74362
Room 205
Ext 74348
Room 102
Ext 74342
Room 307
Ext 74373
Room 206
Ext 74349
Room 314
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Room 103
Ext 74341
Wallwork, Kerry
Room 207
Ext 74350


Shop 1
Mangum, Julie
Shop 1


Shop 1

Exceptional Children

Clausing, Megan
Room 107
Ext 74337
Coley, Nicole
Room 110
Ext 74334
Ebbinkhuysen, Denise
Room 106
Ext 74338
Ericson, Adam
Room 510
Ext 74398
Room 304
Ext 74369
Room GW27
Ext 74429
Room 313
Ext 74453
Lancaster, Miranda
Room 304
Ext 74369
Room 105
Ext 74339
**McCullough, Kaia    
Room 113A
Ext 74320
Rimer, Aaron
Room 313
Ext 74379
Room AdminS
Ext 74440
Sutherland, Patricia    
Room 512
Ext 76634
Room 104
Ext 74340
Yardley, Shelby   
Room 108
Ext 74336

EC Paraeducators

Devlin, Kyle
Room 108
Ext 74336
Harris, Gary
Room 105
Ext 74339
Parker, Bailey
Room 105
Ext 74339
Rumbeau, Herbert
Room 109B
Sandlin, Scott
Job Coach
Room 512
Ext 74401
Small, William
Room 105
Ext 74339
Waddell, Jillian
Room 106
Ext 74338

Fine and Performing Arts

Foskey, Derrick
Room B1
Ext 74330
George, Andrew
Band Room
Ext 74437
Room B2
Ext 74331
Room B1
Ext 74330
Room 220
Ext 74364
Room 221
Ext 74365

Health & PE

BH 105
Ext 74418
Foy, Richard    
BH 104
Ext 74419
BH 118
Ext 74449
Gay, Jason    
BH 118
Ext 74449
Ext 74434
BH 118
Ext 74449


Room 502
Ext 74392
Lyceum 4th
Ext 74404
Room 504
Ext 74390
Lyceum 4th
Ext 74407


Lyceum 4th
Ext 74404
Room 505
Ext 74391
Room 401
Ext 74404
Room 503
Ext 74392


Room 217
Ext 74361
Brown, Lea    
Room 207
Ext 74350
Room 302
Ext 74367
Room 201
Ext 74344
Room 203
Ext 74346
Room 310
Ext 74376
Room 301
Ext 74366
Room 303
Ext 74368
Room GW24
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Room GW21
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Room GW23
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Room GW24
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Room GW26
Ext 74428
Room GW25
Ext 74427
Room 321
Ext 74384
Room GW22
Ext 74423
Room 319
Ext 74384
Room 320
Ext 74385

Social Studies

Room 204
Ext 74347
Room 315
Ext 74381
Hash, Leslie
Room 308
Ext 74374
Room 219
Ext 74363
Room 316
Room 408
Ext 74412
Savage, Lindsey
Room 412
Ext 74417
Simonpietri, Ed
Room 402
Ext 74409
Room 409
Ext 74414

Support Staff

Biagini, Eileen
Office Manager/Payroll    
Room 216
Ext 74303
NCVPS Facilitator    
Room GW Shop 2
Ext 74433
Creech, Katrina
Social Worker  
Room 210E
Ext 74350
Davis, Dawn
Data Manager  
Room 209
Ext 74395
Gattison, Kia
Room 211
Ext 74309
Front Office   
Room 211
Ext 74319
AIG Specialist  
Room 104A
Ext 76637
Jenkins, Tom
Room 113B
Ext 74452
McClain, Sharonda
Registrar & Records
Room 210
Ext 74313
McKeithan, Kimberly
School Treasurer
Room 213
Ext 74457
School Nurse 
Room 111
Ext 74549
Porter, Scott
Graduation Coach
Room 208
Ext 74395
Read, Jennifer
Social Worker  
Room 210C
Ext 74318
Sampson, Hilbert
Dean of Students    
Room 106
Ext 74420
School Librarian
Media Center
Ext 74356
Career Development Coordinator
Room 407
Ext 74411
Still, Carlis
ISS Coordinator  
Room 312
Ext 74378
Triche, Matthew
Athletic Trainer
Room 117
Ext 74448

World Languages

Room 101
Ext 74343
Sun, Fei
Mandarin Chinese
Room 410
Ext 74415
Room 309
Ext 74375
Room 317
Ext 74383
Spencer, Miranda
Room 306
Ext 74371