McGee had worked at LCHS since 1983 and was serving as assistant principal for freshmen as well as the school's athletic director prior to joining Holly Warlick's staff. During her 31-year tenure there, she also taught science, wellness, physical education and driver's education and coached basketball, softball and golf.
A 1981 graduate of Tennessee Technological University with a bachelor of science degree in secondary education, McGee added a master's in administration and supervision in 1993 and a specialist in education certificate in educational administration and supervision in 1995. She was a four-year member of the Tennessee Tech basketball team from 1977-82.
McGee's primary duties will include handling day-to-day operations in the office, assisting in on-campus recruiting activities and serving as a liaison for academics and community service.