Meet Willie Carver! 

From: Frogtown Bottom, Floyd County
Joined Gatton: July 2022
Transitioned: from Kentucky Teacher of the Year to Gatton Academic Advisor

Willie's favorite thing about Gatton? The incredible initiative of our students! Their big dreams and determination to succeed truly inspire him. Willie loves watching all students, even freshmen, start turning those dreams into reality.

But wait, there's more! Willie is not just an advisor, but also a talented poet and writer. He has published numerous articles, op-eds, poems, and even a captivating book of narrative poetry.