Lincoln Memorial University

Featured Alumni

The Carter and Moyers School of Education boasts a robust history of achievement through our alumni, who continue their leadership in Education.  Read more about our featured alumni below.

Michael Williams

Michael Williams graduated from Lincoln Memorial University with his Educational Specialist degree and was recently picked to be the next superintendent of the Madison County School System. 

He began his education career as a physical education teacher and coach at Banks County Middle School. He later served as athletic director at Banks County High School, and he became assistant principal of Banks County High School in 2005. He became principal of Banks County Elementary School in 2010, and then to Madison County as assistant superintendent in 2014.

Bobby Bennett

Bobby Bennett

Bobby Bennett has an Undergraduate degree, MEd in EAS, and Counseling and Guidance all from LMU.


Caption in this article from the Middlesboro Daily News reads:

Photo submitted Middlesboro High School - Principal Bob Bennett, left, stands with Congressman Hal Rogers at the 2017 National Association of Secondary School Principals Awards in the nation's capitol. Bennett was awarded the NASSP Kentucky Principal of the Year. During his visit, Bennett and Rogers discussed teacher recruitment, retention and retirement.



Brian Partin

Brian Partin

Brian Partin is a 2008 graduate of the Educational Specialist degree progam here at LMU. He is the current Principal of Kingsport's Robinson Middle School, and he has now accepted the role of President of the National Association of Elementary School Principals (NAESP). He has been a member of NAESP since 2003, and served on the Bylaws Review Committee from 2012 to 2013. He has also been a member of the Tennessee Principals Association since 2003, where he served as president from 2009 to 2011.


Steven Wang

Steven Wang


Curriculum & Instruction


After graduating, Steven Wang has gone on to be a presenter at Org. of Am. Historians Annual Conference, Providence, RI, April 7, 2016; Region 8AAAA Literary Coordinator 2015 - 16; Coach of 2016 US Extemporaneous Qualifier to Nat. Sp. & Debate Association National Tournament, Salt Lake City, UT, June 12 - 17, 2016 (typically the largest Academic competition in the world).

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