Barry Shuford » Biography


Part of the TJCA community since 2022, Barry currently serves as a High School History Teacher and the Head Varsity Football Coach. 
His accomplishments include: 
  • Coaching football at the college and high school level for 38 years, serving as a head coach in North Carolina for 28 years.
  • Witnessing more than 100 former players play college football with four of those players playing in the NFL and one winning a Super Bowl.
  • Having one of his former players pitch in the World Series and having one be the punter for the NCAA National Champion Florida State.
He earned a: 
  • Bachelor of Arts in History from Lenoir-Rhyne University
  • Master of Arts in Counselor Education from Lenoir-Rhyne University
Outside of work, Barry enjoys all sports and woodworking. He also enjoys spending time with his two children.