Phone: 706.310.2017


Degrees and Certifications:

Bachelor of Science, Berry College, 1998 Master of Education, The University of Georgia, 2001 Doctor of Education, The University of Georgia, 2004 Commerce City System and Commerce High Teacher of the Year, 2001 Georgia Assistant Principal of the Year, 2014

Dr. Lisa Vaughn

Dr. Lisa Vaughn is honored to serve as an Assistant Principal at Dove Creek Middle School. A native of Commerce, Dr. Vaughn is a proud graduate of Commerce High School. She obtained a Bachelor of Science degree from Berry College in 1998 and attended graduate school at The University of Georgia, earning a Master of Education degree in 2001 and Doctor of Education degree in 2004. Dr. Vaughn taught Family and Consumer Sciences at the high school level for seven years and was named Commerce High and Commerce City Schools Teacher of the Year in 2001. 

Dr. Vaughn joined the Oconee County School System in 2005 as the Director of Secondary Education and CTAE. She moved to Oconee County High School in 2008 and served as Assistant Principal of Instruction for six years. She was named GASSP Assistant Principal of the Year in 2014. Dr. Vaughn proudly served as an Assistant Principal at Malcom Bridge Middle for nine years and is excited to be a part of the inaugural faculty at DCMS.

Dr. Vaughn is a member of Prince Avenue Baptist Church and is active in the music and women's ministries.