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NRMPS Names New Chief Financial Officer




August 23, 2019




Contact:           Dr. Patricia Hollingsworth

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NRMPS Names New Chief Finance Officer


Nashville, NC – The Nash-Rocky Mount Public Schools (NRMPS) Board of Education approved Joyce Jarrett as the new chief financial officer. She is a product of Hertford County Public Schools and a native of Murfreesboro, NC.


Jarrett has over 38 years of experience in the finance field in various roles.  Most recently, she served as the manager of business affairs, at the Center for Great Public Schools at the National Education Association (NEA) in Washington, DC. Prior to working for the NEA, she was the assistant finance director in finance and administration for George Washington University School of Business in Washington, DC. For the majority of her career, she worked as the associate executive director for fiscal affairs and operation and as the manager of business affairs for the North Carolina Association of Educators (NCAE) in Raleigh, NC.  At Aetna Life and Casualty, she served as a manger, supervisor, and senior analyst in Hartford, Connecticut. 


Jarrett holds a Bachelor of Science Degree in Accounting from Saint Augustine University in Raleigh, NC.  She received her Masters of Business Administration from Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, in Troy, New York. 


Jarrett is excited about working for NRMPS and continuing her work as an advocate for students and public education.  “I am honored to be on the NRMPS team,” she stated.