Degrees and Certifications:
Mr. Jaybez F. Floyd
Mr. Jaybez (Jay) Floyd is in his seventh year as superintendent of the Hart County Charter System. Mr. Floyd grew up in Hart County and is a graduate of Hart County High School. He earned his Bachelor of Science degree and his Master’s degree from Carson-Newman College and holds an Education Specialist degree in school administration from Lincoln Memorial University. Mr. Floyd began his teaching career as a teacher and coach at West Rome High School in 1989. He served as assistant football coach at Carson-Newman College from 1990 to 1994 and as an teacher/instructional supervisor at Dalton High School from 1994 to 2001. Mr. Floyd worked as assistant principal of Cartersville High School and then as principal of Cartersville High School from 2001 to 2012. He served as principal of Lowndes High School from 2013 to 2015. Mr. Floyd is married to the former Mandy Ottinger of Dalton, Georgia. Mandy serves as the Director of the Bell Family YMCA. The Floyd’s have two children, Justin, a graduate of Furman University, and Madison a graduate of Carson Newman University.