Phone: (205) 414-3800
Degrees and Certifications:
Mrs. Christina McGovern
A native of South Carolina, Mrs. McGovern graduated with honors and obtained her BA from Presbyterian College. After completing her IMA in English from the University of South Carolina, she earned her National Board Certification in 2009. Mrs. McGovern has studied at Oxford University and enjoyed teaching for twenty years. She is most excited about helping to bring the new Writing Center to MBHS.
In her spare time, she enjoys a number of activities: golf, gardening, reading, and traveling. She (She can boast that she survived the mosquitoes in the Arctic Circle, hiked a glacier, and stood in two hemispheres at the same time!). An avid Anglophile, she has enjoyed keeping up with the royals and all things British (She loves suggestions for new British films). You might spot her catching fish in the Cahaba with her son, but reading the Harry Potter series and The Hobbit is now her favorite pastime!