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Dr. Edward Maynes, Principal

Dr. Maynes joined the Chesterfield County family in 2005. He taught English to 6th and 8th graders at Providence Middle School for six years until starting a career in administration at Bailey Bridge Middle School in 2011. After one year as a Bear, Dr. Maynes joined the Ravens’ Nest as an Assistant Principal for three years before becoming principal at Elizabeth Davis Middle School. In 2019, Dr. Maynes joined the Sailors’ at Swift Creek as Principal.

Dr. Maynes received his Bachelor of Arts degree in English from Virginia Commonwealth University in 1999, his Master of Education degree in Educational Leadership from Virginia Commonwealth University in 2010, and his Doctoral degree in Educational Leadership from Virginia Commonwealth University in 2021.

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Dr. Scott Males, Associate Principal – 7th Grade Administrator

Dr. Males is proud to begin serving the families and students of Swift Creek Middle School. After completing 10 years of teaching various math, social studies, and computer science courses at the high school level, Mr. Males has spent the last four years teaching computer science classes in middle school. Mr. Males received his teaching license from Fresno State University, and then received a Masters of Education in Administration and Supervision from VCU. He loves spending time with his family at the beach and has been an avid soccer fan his entire life.

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Shannon Bramble, Assistant Principal – 6th Grade Administrator

Ms. Bramble is excited to become a Swift Creek Middle School Sailor for the 2019-20 school year. She earned her Bachelors Degree in Elementary Education and Masters in Educational Leadership at Old Dominion University. Her early career started in Norfolk Public Schools where she taught 4th and 5th graders at Granby Elementary. Once her family relocated to Chesterfield, she has been a member of Chesterfield County School System since 2005. Her first years in the county were spent as a Matoaca Middle School Warrior teaching Social Studies and English to 7th graders. She then became an Assistant Principal for the same school. Also, Ms. Bramble served Salem Middle School from 2015-19 as an Assistant Principal. This year, she has joined Swift Creek as the new Assistant Principal.

Jessica Hawkes, Dean of Students – 8th Grade Administrator

Ms. Hawkes began her career with Chesterfield County in 2002 at Carver Middle School as a 6th and 7th grade science teacher.  She then moved on to Falling Creek Middle and Providence Middle for a few years before beginning her career in administration as Dean of Students at Swift Creek Middle School.  Ms. Hawkes earned a Bachelor of Science in Biology at Colby-Sawyer College and will be finishing up with her Masters of Education in Administration and Supervision at the University of Virginia in December.