I have been in education for a total of 37 years. I have 8 years at Southland, 10 years at Tri-County Middle/High School and 19 years at Schley County Middle/High School. I have served in the positions of teacher, coach, athletic director, assistant principal and principal during my 37 years. I am married to Traci Lawhorn Tondee (who is a Southland graduate). I have 2 sons with families of their own (Josh, Katie, Tyner, Caroline and Tyler & Adrienne). My grandson, Tyner, will be attending Southland Academy 3K this year. I look forward to another GREAT year for the Southland Family ...... GO RAIDERS!