Dr. Jimmie G. Quesinberry, Jr. serves as our Head of School at Hickory Grove Christian School (HGCS) and on the professional staff of Hickory Grove Baptist Church. He has over 32 years of experience in Education, with seventeen years of teaching and coaching in public schools, eleven years of experience in public school administration, and five years with HGCS.
Dr. Quesinberry graduated from Wingate College in 1987 with a B.S. in Social Studies Education where he also played baseball. He received his Master’s in Christian Counseling with an emphasis in Marriage and Family Therapy from Gordon-Conwell Theological Seminary and Doctor of Education in Christian Education Leadership from Southeastern Baptist Theological Seminary. He is a Licensed Clinical Mental Health Counselor (LCMHC), Marriage and Family Counselor (LMFT), School Counselor (NCDPI), and an Approved Supervisor for the American Association of Marriage and Family Therapists (AAMFT).
Before arriving at Hickory Grove, Dr. Quesinberry served as the Director of Staff Development in Union County Public Schools (UCPS). He also served as the Director of Driver’s Education, Curriculum Coordinator, and Social Studies teacher and school counselor for UCPS. More recently, he has taught in the adjunct role for Pfeiffer University and Southeastern Baptist Theological Seminary in their Equip program.
He and his wife Alisa have been married for 27 years (1993). He is the father of five children, Eddie, Logan, Allyson (HGCS graduate and current student at Wingate University), Ryan, and Anna Li (current students at HGCS).