Academy of Finance Instructor
Phone: 336.570.6161I am thrilled to be a Williams High School Bulldog and teach in the Academy of Finance!!I changed career paths in 2001 to provide high school students the tools needed to acquire and maintain employment. This includes communication (resume writing, interviewing skills, verbal and non-verbal communication, etc.), interpersonal (dealing with conflict, diversity, emotional intelligence, etc.), and financial skills (accounting, personal finance, budgeting, etc.). Until 2001 I was a store manager with Barnes & Noble College Bookstores. I taught Marketing and Business courses at Southern Alamance High School for 17 years.I earned my Bachelor of Science in Business Administration: Management Concentration from Christopher Newport University in 1988 and my Master of Business Administration from Elon University in 2000. My teaching license credits were earned at NC State University in 2004 and I became a National Board Certified Teacher in December 2014.You can e-mail me at Jolene_alley@abss.k12.nc.us. The school phone number is 336.570.6161.