Degrees and Certifications:
Mrs. Pippen graduated from Appalacian State University with a degree in Elementary Education in 2001 where she began working at Happy Valley Elementary. During her 15 years in the classroom, she taught Grades 4-7 primarily in the subjects of Math and Science. She obtained her Master's degree in 2004 and her National Board certification in 2005. She began working as the Middle School Math Instructional Facilitator in 2016.