J. Brian Norton came to Tipton County and Brighton High School in 2019 but is not to education. Dr. Norton was born and raised in Kenton, TN and graduated from Kenton High School. He attended Union University in Jackson, TN where he earned a B.S. degree in Biology and Secondary Education. His studies also led to earning a M.S. degree in Biology from Illinois State University; a M.S. degree in Educational Leadership from the University of Memphis; and an Ed.D in Curriculum and Instruction from Union University.
Dr. Norton has taught middle school, high school and university and has served in school and district administration. Dr. Norton and his wife, Vicky, live in Atoka and are the proud parents of Jordan/Jeana, Blake, and Carleigh and are new grandparents to Gray. Dr. Norton looks forward to living out one of the greatest callings---serving as an educator---in Tipton County and at Brighton High School. #CardinalRed #BHSSucceeds