Dr. Alan Chase

Dr. Chase is the Assistant Principal at the Tennessee School for the Blind.  Previously, he served as an Exceptional Children Program Facilitator for Durham Public Schools. Prior to that, he taught for the New Hanover County and Wake County School Systems as a special education teacher. He has taught elementary, middle, high school, and college students in various roles since 2006. He has been the Executive Director since the EYE Retreat began in 2009. Dr. Chase holds a Bachelors and Masters degree in Special Education.  He also earned a Doctor of Education degree in Administration and Supervision. In his free time, Dr. Chase enjoys going to the beach, traveling, watching movies, and being active outdoors.