Sherry East, President of The South Carolina Education Association was elected and assumed office in 2018. Sherry East is a high school Science Teacher. She began her teaching career at South Aiken High School and later moved to Rock Hill where she taught at Rock Hill High School. Ms. East’s leadership roles have included Association Representative, York County Education Association (YCEA) Treasurer, Secretary, Vice-President, President, and member of The SCEA Executive Board. Ms. East graduated with a BS in education from Concord University in Athens, WV. She has also earned a Master of Science in Ecological Teaching and Learning from Lesley University and has completed an additional 30+ graduate credits from Clemson University.