Ruth Petersen


Ruth Petersen

School & School System Where You Work

Bailey Middle School – Charlotte-Mecklenburg Schools

Number of Years Teaching


Teaching Area(s)


Years You’ve Been A Member of NCMEA


Your Position On the Board

Recording Secretary

Why Do You Enjoy Being A Board Member?

I enjoy being a board member because I get to help create effective changes and policies with amazing educators from across our state.

Tell Us An Interesting Or Fun Fact About Yourself

I lived in a historical home, the Murphy House, growing up in a small town in Iowa. The house was built in 1880 and has 17 rooms and a cupola.