Phone: 252-527-9081


Degrees and Certifications:

Dr. Heather Lancaster

Prior to serving as the principal of Southwood Elementary School, Dr. Lancaster was the assistant principal of Contentnea-Savannah K-8 School. She taught at Woodington Middle School and at the Wayne School of Engineering in Wayne County Public Schools before entering administration. She also serves the University of Mount Olive's Division of Education as a part time adjunct instructor. Dr. Lancaster earned a Bachelor's in Health Education and Promotion, a Master of Arts in Teaching, and her Doctorate in Education through East Carolina University.