Ph.D. in Educational Leadership, Mercer University, 2009; Ed. S. in Middle Grades Math and Social Studies, Mercer University, 2000; M.Ed. in Middle Grades Education, Ga. State University, 1986; M.Div. from The Southern Baptist Theological Seminary, 1978; B.A. in History from Samford University, 1975.


Dr. Hames has taught in Fulton, Fayette, and Henry Counties, teaching mostly middle grades math and social studies. She retired in 2012 and began doing some adjunct teaching and serving as the Teacher Leader Coach for Mercer's Teacher Leadership Program. She will be teaching in the MAT program and in the Teacher Leadership Program at Mercer.


Instructional Coaching, Teacher Leadership, Curriculum and Instruction