Director - George Ward III


George Ward is honored to join Thomas Academy as Principal. He has previously served as a principal, assistant principal and teacher in Wake County. Mr. Ward has also been involved in training STEM teachers throughout North Carolina and education policy work for the NC State Board of Education. 

Mr. Ward earned his undergraduate degree in Middle Grades Education from North Carolina State University, a Master’s Degree in School Administration from Western Carolina University and an Educational Specialist degree from North Carolina State University. 

Mr. Ward enjoys streaming his losses in Fortnite with his super-sized Great Dane, Grayson, by his side in the recliner. He also occasionally catches a large bass while fishing at a nearby lake. 

Assistant Director -TBA

Office Staff

Shanita Ward - Office Manager - shanita.ward@thomasacademync.org