Mrs. Vaughan has been teaching since 1998 and has taught kindergarten students through community college. Mrs. Vaughan has a B.A. in English Literature from Lenoir Rhyne University and a Master of Arts in Teaching from the University of North Carolina at Charlotte. She was awarded Teacher of the Year in 2011 and has earned additional certifications. Mrs. Vaughan loves spending time in the outdoors with her husband and two children, teaching middle grades English at Asheville Catholic School, reading historical fiction, and writing poetry.