Department of Defense Education Activity

Ms. Lorien Gustafson - Heroes ES Acting Principal

Dr. Kimberley Redmond-Carr has been a professional educator for over 30 years. She began her career as an Algebra teacher in her home town of Tyler, Texas, She also taught Computer and Business courses over the years.

In 2000, Dr. Redmond-Carr joined DoDEA as an Educational Technologist (ET) for MC Perry Elementary, Middle, and High Schools at Marine Corps Air Station Iwakuni, Japan. She worked as an ET there and then in Germany until 2010. Then, she became a school-level administrator in Europe South serving as an assistant principal and as an acting principal.

In November 2013, after finishing a doctorate from Walden University, Dr. Redmond-Carr was approved for the DoDEA Administrative Reemployment Rights (ARR) program, and worked as the Texas Associate Director of the AdvancED Accreditation Agency. In November 2014, she returned to DoDEA as the Instructional Systems Specialist (ISS) for Accountability and Accreditation where she redesigned Continuous School Improvement (CSI) across her District.

At the start of school year 2017-2018, because she missed working in schools, Dr. Redmond-Carr accepted a position as the Assistant Principal at Brewster Middle School at Camp Lejeune in the Mid-Atlantic District. Dr. Carr was promoted to the Principalship at Heroes elementary school in July of 2018.

Dr. Redmond-Carr believes that learning is based in relationships therefore the interactions between educators, parents, and students should be plentiful and joyful. She looks forward to building these joyful relationships while serving as the Lead Learner for the Heroes Elementary School learning community. Dr. Redmond-Carr believes that together, we can make a positive difference and help ensure Heroes Elementary School is a place where learning – for students and all of us - is engaging and growth-minded.

Dr. Redmond-Carr currently resides in North Topsail Beach with her husband, Brian Carr, and the youngest of their four children, Garek.

Ms. Lorien Gustafson

Heroes ES Acting Principal


Phone: 910-449-8000
100 Barnett Way
Camp Lejeune , NC 28547
USA