Kay_WilliamsKay Siewert Williams was bookkeeper and secretary for 17 years at East Henderson High, where her husband Tom was basketball coach, starting in 1966 before she was Hendersonville City Schools’ main secretary for then-Supt. Charlie Byrd and Asst. Supt. Dr. Mary Margaret Ingle. Williams, now 74, helped with student transfer records and ordering textbooks. She mostly kept records by hand, such as on athletic and lunch revenue.

She is among three inductees who join their spouses in the Hall of Fame. The others are the Paces, and Anne Smith whose husband Corum Smith was longtime Balfour Elementary principal.

2012 Education Hall of Fame