Gaston Tillery is a 3rd grade teacher at North Newton Elementary School. He graduated from Appalachian State University in May, 2016 with a Bachelor’s Degree in Elementary Education.
Throughout his days at ASU, Gaston worked as a Sales Associate at Ralph Lauren in Blowing Rock, NC. Prior to graduation Gaston student taught at Mountain View Elementary School in West Jefferson, North Carolina where he had a wonderful experience. Gaston is extremely passionate about his teaching career. His love for educating and leading the youth started with coaching a children’s football team and since that day he knew his calling was teaching. Gaston has high hopes to continue his education and to move his way up in the ranks of the education field. When he is not spending time in the classroom, Gaston is most likely taking his dog (Malachi) on a hike through the mountains.