Assistant Principals

Mr. Jeff BurlesonJeff Burleson
Phone: 670-5000, Ext. 140
Discipline 10-12: N-Z, Curriculum, Attendance
Jeff Burleson began his career in 1991 as a student teacher at Enka High school.  Afterwards, he taught chemistry at TC Roberson High in 1992 where he also coached football and wrestling.  
In 1995, he moved back to Enka High school as a chemistry and physics teacher.  He spent 18 years at Enka where he also coached football and baseball.   One of Mr. Burleson's favorite duties was as Enka's Student Body Council Advisor, which he was fortunate to participate in for 15 years.  
After 20 years in education, Mr. Burleson chose to pursue a career as an administrator and served as the Assistant Principal at AC Reynolds High School. He is a graduate of Appalachian State University and attended graduate school at Gardner Webb.  Mr. B is excited to be back at his home school and looks forward to serving as Enka's Assistant Principal in charge of curriculum, discipline and registration.  

Katie HarrisMrs. Katie Harris
Phone: 670-5000, Ext. 133
Discipline: 10-12: A-M, Communications, Events, Testing

Katie Harris is an Enka alumna from the class of 2005 where she played volleyball, basketball and softball. After graduating from Enka, Mrs. Harris continued her softball career at Mars Hill University where she earned a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration and a licensure in Elementary Education.

Mrs. Harris then returned home to Enka and began working with Buncombe County Schools where she coached volleyball and softball, taught 5th grade Math/Science at Candler Elementary, as well as 6th grade ELA/Social Studies at Enka Intermediate. During this time, she obtained a Master of Arts in Elementary Education and Executive Leadership from Gardner-Webb University.

As an Assistant Principal of Enka, Mrs. Harris will be responsible for transportation, buildings and grounds, and discipline 10-12 grade (A-M). Throughout her career, Mrs. Harris has always been proud to be a Sugar Jet and is excited to continue that tradition as an administrator.

Caleb HarbinMr. Caleb Harbin

670-5000, Ext. 131
Discipline: 9th Grade Students, Transportation, Building and Grounds

Caleb Harbin is a 2011 graduate from Pisgah High School where he played football, basketball, and baseball. After high school, he continued his academic and athletic career at Mars Hill University where he earned a Bachelor of Arts in English Education and played baseball. Upon graduating, he taught at Erwin High School where he was also named the Head Baseball Coach. During his time at Erwin, he furthered his education at Gardner-Webb University and obtained his Master of Arts in Executive Leadership. Enka has always been a special place to him and his family. He is excited to make Enka his home! 

Mr. Harbin will be responsible for transportation, buildings and grounds, and freshman discipline.