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Margaret Barnett |Email
 
Margaret Barnett holds a BA in Graphic Design from Loyola University New Orleans. As a 2008 RCHS graduate and proud Forever Phoenix, Margaret is honored to serve as Raleigh Charter's Communications Specialist. She handles internal and external communications for the school including Phoenix News, social media, and alumni relations. Prior to joining the staff at RCHS, Margaret worked as a graphic designer and marketing specialist for a local bank in Santa Cruz, California.
 
Matthew Decker |Email
 
Matthew Decker holds an Associate's Degree in Applied Sciences in Information System Security from Wake Technical Community College. Matt also holds an Associate's Degree in General Studies from Guilford Technical Community College. Matt has previously worked at Lightwire, Inc. in Raleigh, where he worked on troubleshooting printer issues and setting up new computers for clients. At HCL in Cary, Matt worked on the Dr. Pepper Snapple Group account, assisting end users with iPads, iPhones, WiFi connectivity, browser issues, and VPN connection problems.
 
Debra Dwight |Email
 
Debra Dwight holds a BA in Business Administration from Michigan State University and is an avid MSU Spartan fan. She serves as the Bookkeeper at RCHS, and previously held positions in accounting for schools and churches in Texas and North Carolina. Go Green!
 
Linda Hash |Email
 
Linda Hash is the Office Administrator and Data Manager at RCHS. She has volunteered in Wake County Public Schools and at RCHS. Her three children graduated from RCHS in 2005, 2007, and 2010.
 
Carolyn Jackson |Email
 
Carolyn Jackson received her BA in Psychology and teaching certification from Mary Baldwin College. Before coming to Raleigh Charter High School she taught at the elementary school level, in preschool and worked with the Education Programs of the National Humanities Center. She is the Director of Development.
 
Lisa Kristianson |Email
 
Lisa Kristianson is the Testing Coordinator and Teaching Assistant. She previously served a similar role in another Raleigh-area charter school. Lisa has a BA from NCSU and a Masters in Occupational Therapy from The University of Puget Sound. Lisa has two children.
 
Sarita McIver |Email
 
Sarita McIver holds a BA in Art Therapy from Mount Mary University in Milwaukee, WI. Participating in college basketball, soccer, and softball, Sarita found herself most passionate about fine arts and athletics. She was formerly the Athletic Director at Carmen High School of Science and Technology and is now Raleigh Charter's Athletic Director.
 
Hannah Page |Email
 
Hannah Page holds a BA in Anthropology from Millsaps College and a MAT in History Education from Duke University, as well as a Master's degree in Public Administration and Policy from the University of Georgia. Hannah serves as the school's community liaison, working closely with the development and communications staff. She also teaches history. When not at school, she is most often at some stage in the sourdough bread baking process.
 
Cheryl Smith |Email
 
Cheryl Smith helps maintain the “technology” (hardware and software) here at Raleigh Charter High School. She comes here after serving this same post for four years at The Magellan Charter School. Upon receiving the Bachelors of Science in Electrical Engineering from Duke University, Ms. Smith relocated to North Carolina from New Jersey.
 
Peggy Wall |Email
 
Peggy Wall has worked in the office at Raleigh Charter High School since August 2001. After her retirement from Wake County Schools, where she was the lead secretary at Wake Forest-Rolesville High School for 21 years, she was asked to join the staff at RCHS to assist the office manager. Her responsibilities include bookkeeping and assisting the finance officer.