Meet the Education Foundation Board
2018-19 Board of Directors
Mr. Barger's dedication to the students of Catawba County Schools spans well over 3 decades. Beginning as a teacher and retiring as a 13-year veteran Superintendent, his knowledge is invaluable. Mr. Barger has served on several other boards including Catawba County Board of County Commissioners, CVCC Board of Trustees, Catawba County Board of Social Services, Catawba County Sub-Division Review Board, Catawba County Foresight Committee, National Beta Club Board of Directors. His community service experience is vast as well including serving as the past president of the Catawba Science Center, Catawba Valley Rotary Club , and the Catawba County United Way.
matt stover, Ed.D.
Dr. Stover has a career in public education spanning more than 15 years in North Carolina including the last two here at Catawba County Schools. He began his career as a high school teacher in Cleveland County Schools, quickly moving up to Assistant Principal and then Principal in Lincoln County Schools. Prior to serving CCS, he most recently served as the Associate Superintendent and the Assistant Superintendent of Human Resources of the Lincoln County Schools.
As a graduate of Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University, Bill went on to earn a MA from Central Michigan University and an MBA from Harvard Business School. Bill stays active playing golf, hiking and working in his yard. He also enjoys reading and sports in general.