Kim Morrison, PhD

Superintendent (retired) of Mount Airy City Schools (MACS)

Dr. Kim Morrison is the Superintendent of Mount Airy City Schools (MACS). She is a lifelong educator having served for 30 years with the last eight years as Superintendent.

Mount Airy City Schools is in the top 20 of all school districts having one of the top high schools in the state. MACS has innovative programs such as Spanish Dual Language Immersion, STEAM including workforce development in areas such as language (Spanish and Chinese), health science, engineering through Project Lead the Way, agriculture, construction, drones and aviation science, and many other areas. She serves on the Go Global Board, is Immediate Past-President of Magnet Schools of America and is Chair of The Innovation Project.

Dr. Morrison was the PTEC Superintendent of the Year in 2022, finalist for the top superintendent in NC in 2022 and one of two finalists for the American Association of School Administrators, “Women in School Leadership Award” (2012). Dr. Morrison won the 2016 Rhododendron Award from Appalachian State University, the highest honor in the School of Education for alumni. She has secured over 35 million dollars worth of grants. She is most proud of being the mother of college age young men, Kaleb and Eli, who are currently attending Appalachian State and UNC-Charlotte and being the wife of Tommy Morrison.