​I look forward to working with the East Burke community. Please do not hesitate to stop by to say hello!


Jacquie Grady has been an educator with Burke County Public Schools for the past 15 years.  She has taught in a regular education classroom at Glen Alpine Elementary School and Oak Hill Elementary.  In addition, she has taught in the Exceptional Children's Department.  She most recently served as an Exceptional Children's Specialist before becoming an Assistant Principal for East Burke Middle School.  Jacquie holds a bachelor's degree in Elementary Education from Lees-McRae College and a Master's degree in Special Education from East Carolina University.  She earned an Administration add-on certificate from Appalachian State University. 

Jacquie lives in Morganton with her husband Bryan.  They have a daughter, Jordan who lives in Atlanta, Georgia with her husband, Bryan, and their dog Thor.  Jacquie enjoys playing the piano and timpani drums in the orchestra at her church.  She also enjoys spending time with her family and friends.