Phone: 573-842-2400


Degrees and Certifications:

Bachelor of Science, 2004, Drury University Master in Education, 2006, Drury University Doctor of Education, 2018, Southwest Baptist University

Dr. Traci Starnes

Dr. Traci Starnes is beginning her nineteenth year in education and her sixth year in the Waynesville School District. She began her career as a Special Education Teacher, then transitioned into the role of a Process Coordinator, and was then offered the opportunity to become an Assistant Principal at WHS.

She is married to Jason and together they have 2 sons, Avery (16) and Gage (13). When she is not supporting her boys in their many adventures, she enjoys reading, being outdoors, and spending time with her friends and family.