Superintendent of Education, Alan Lumpkin

Alan Lumpkin has been serving as Superintendent of the Pearl River County School District since November 2011. Mr. Lumpkin has worked in public education for the past 23 years serving as a teacher, coach, and school administrator. He earned a bachelor’s degree from the University of Southern Mississippi and a master’s degree in Educational Leadership from Jones International University.

Mr. Lumpkin is very active in serving the community. He serves as a member of the Pearl River County United Coalition for a drug-free county. Mr. Lumpkin also served as Chairman of the Pearl River Community College Board of Trustees in 2016 & 2017. He actively works within the community meeting the needs of staff, students, parents and school board members. Mr. Lumpkin has a passion for developing strong leaders and building effective teams within the school district and the community.

Mr. Lumpkin lives in Carriere with his wife, Melissa. He has 3 daughters – Lacey (Husband – Tyler), Logan and Brooklyn. Mr. Lumpkin is also the proud grandfather of Blakleigh Grace. Mr. Lumpkin and his family are active members of Central Baptist Church in McNeill. He is committed to living his life in a manner that honors his Lord and Savior. Mr. Lumpkin is a servant leader, motivational speaker, dedicated husband and father, and loyal friend who is committed to providing an excellent education opportunity for all families of the Pearl River County School District.

Contact Information



telephone: 601.798.7744

Administrative Assistant

Sherri Quarterman

phone: 601.798.7744, ext. 1023

Pearl River County District Office
7441 Hwy 11
Carriere, MS 39426