Elizabeth Rose is right at home, either in her office as Cherokee Middle School principal, or as a nationally-renowned storyteller.
What’s in a tale? Rose knows

In telling stories, Elizabeth Rose has blended her two greatest passions.

The long-time educator – the last nine as Cherokee Middle School principal – began telling stories at a young age. She always knew she wanted to be a teacher, but storytelling also called her, as well.

She says as a seventh grader, she was introduced to the dwindling art form by her school librarian at Etowah City Schools.