Mark Shinkaruk, PrincipalThe 2018-2019 school year will mark my seventh year as a school principal and my first year as principal of Mount Mourne School. I'm extremely excited for this opportunity and I'm committed to ensuring we continue the history of excellence at MMS by providing each child with a safe, challenging and enjoyable educational experience.Prior to MMS, I served as principal of Lake Norman Elementary, the assistant principal at Coddle Creek Elementary and a science teacher at Troutman Middle School. I'm a graduate of UNC-Charlotte where I completed my Master’s Degree in School Administration. I also hold a Bachelor's Degree (Elementary Education) from Northland College, a small liberal arts school in Ashland, Wisconsin. Iredell County is home to me. I'm a graduate of Statesville High School.I currently reside in Mooresville with my wife, Jennie, and our daughter, Nora. When I'm not spending time with my family, I also enjoy basketball, golfing, boating, fishing and grilling.