Dr. Scott Turner is in his 13th year as the superintendent of District Five Schools. A 1986 graduate of Wofford College with a degree in Biology, Dr. Turner spent the first eleven years of his career as a teacher at Boiling Springs High School. He then served as an assistant principal at Dutch Fork Middle School and Chapin High School before returning to Spartanburg County to become principal at Chesnee High School. Along the way Dr. Turner has earned a Masters degree and an Ed. S. degree from Converse College and the Ed. D. in Educational Leadership from South Carolina State University. Dr. Turner joined the District Five staff when he became principal at Byrnes High School in July of 2003. Soon thereafter, he assumed the top position in the District when he was named superintendent in July of 2004.