Duncan Chapel Elementary Student Support Specialist

Sheila Motes joined CIS Greenville at Duncan Chapel Elementary in 2009 as a certified teacher in the after school program. In August 2010 she started as the student support specialist.  Sheila graduated from Southern Wesleyan University with a Bachelor of Science in Elementary Education and minor in Early Childhood Education and she worked as a public school teacher before coming to Communities In Schools of Greenville.  She believes that it is people – not programs – that changes lives. Her ability to build strong relationships and influence a school community earned her the National Communities In Schools Unsung Hero Award in 2013. She is passionate about providing support to her students and their families and empowering them to be successful in life.