Cathy Hebb


Cathy Markham Hebb is a retired teacher who joined the Tucker County Board of Education on July 2, 2018. Mrs. Hebb brings with her 39 years of teaching in public schools in West Virginia, most of them teaching 7th & 8th grade math and Algebra I at Tucker Valley Elementary Middle School. Originally from Silver Creek, NY, she has earned two academic degrees from WVU: a Bachelor of Science degree, cum laude, in elementary education with a specialization in mathematics and later, a Master of Arts degree, magna cum laude, in communication studies. In 2014, Mrs. Hebb was recognized by the Tucker County Chamber of Commerce as the Educator of the Year. She has been honored with many awards throughout her teaching career; most, of which, were a result of nominations from former students.

She and her husband, Jim, live in Parsons and are the parents of two young adults: Clare and Jimmy. Mrs. Hebb’s interests include tutoring, mentoring, performing with the Shinnston Community Band, and researching her family’s ancestry.