Mary Barfield



Degrees and Certifications:

Mary Barfield

Mrs. Barfield joined the Academy in 2014 as the APEX/Biology teacher. She earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Biology from the George Washington University in Washington, D.C., and a Master of Science degree in Environmental Science and Policy from the Johns Hopkins University in Baltimore, MD. She worked for many years for non-profit associations before moving to South Carolina, and worked as a substitute teacher at the Academy for four years before taking the teaching position here.  

Ms. Barfield's son is a sophomore at Lander University studying Music Education.  She lives in Irmo with her husband and two fur babies, Buster and Bentley.  She is also an artist and recovering band mom.