Holly Flora named Liberty Bell Midle School Principal

Flora named new principal at Liberty Bell Middle School


Johnson City Schools announced on Wednesday that Dr. Holly Flora has been named the new principal at Liberty Bell Middle School.

Flora, who was named a National Distinguished Principal for Tennessee in 2016 by the National Association of Elementary School Principals, has served as principal at John Sevier Middle School in Kingsport for the past five years.

“I am extremely humbled and honored to be joining Johnson City Schools,” Flora said. “Johnson City is well-known for excellence, and I look forward to working with the staff, students and families at Liberty Bell Middle School.”

Flora also served as principal at Andrew Jackson Elementary School for 3.5 years and served for two years as a District-Wide Literacy Coordinator in Kingsport. She was also a teacher in the district for 15 years. She attained her Bachelors of Science in Early Childhood Education and Elementary Education from Milligan College. She also holds a Masters of Early Childhood Education and an Ed.D. in Educational Leadership and Policy Analysis from ETSU.

“We are excited to have Holly join the Johnson City Schools family,” Johnson City Schools Superintendent Steve Barnett said. “We are fortunate to have someone of her caliber join our district, and I am confident that she will be an outstanding leader for Liberty Bell.”

Flora is a past president of the Tennessee Principal Association and currently serves as a Tennessee State Representative for NAESP.

For more information about Johnson City Schools, please visit www.jcschools.org.