Elizabeth Santamour serves as an Intervention Specialist at East Hoke Middle School. She is currently in her eleventh year in public education, all of which has been with Hoke County Schools. She is a 2010 graduate of Keystone College, earning a Bachelor’s Degree in Elementary Education. She is certified in Elementary Education (K-6) Exceptional Children: General Curriculum (K-12) and Academically or Intellectually Gifted. She recently completed her Master’s Degree in Special Education from Wilkes University.
Elizabeth is passionate about helping all students find success. She believes in the power of goal setting, a growth mindset and the impact of a dedicated team that includes all stakeholders. Surrounded by a strong team of educators, Elizabeth was proud to be named Hoke County Schools Teacher of the Year for the 2021-2022 school year. She then received the honor of being the 2022 Burroughs Wellcome Fund Sandhills Region Teacher of the Year. Elizabeth is embracing the opportunity to collaborate with educators across the state and continue to grow in her educational practices.