Ms. Nerissa Lewis has served the students of Greenville County for more than 20 years as a teacher and administrator. She has been a successful principal, serving Baker’s Chapel Elementary, Mitchell Road Elementary, and Bethel Elementary. She received her Bachelor’s degree from Winthrop University and Master’s degree from Furman University. Under her leadership, Bethel Elementary achieved National Blue Ribbon School status. The school’s high achievement has also been recognized with a Palmetto Gold Award.