Friday, May 11, 2012
The 2012 Georgetown County Teacher of the Year is Jeff Mezzatesta.
Mezzatesta is a social studies teacher at Carvers Bay High where he also serves as boys basketball and girls track coach.
He began his career in 1999 at Pleasant Hill High which combined with Choppee High the following year to become Carvers Bay High.
Mezzatesta spent two years teaching at Carvers Bay Middle before moving to the midlands and working at Swansea High School for three years.
He later returned to Georgetown County and to Carvers Bay Middle where he taught for one year before being transferred to Carvers Bay High where he teaches seniors.