Derrick Conley, Principal
With 27 years in education, Derrick Conley has helped transform the culture of two Title 1 elementary campuses to academic success through relationships and growth. In his experience, a special culture of achievement with TEA distinction recognition, UIL academic competition championships and extensive development of character education and learning opportunities are all attainable through a sincere belief in the power of love and need for progress to instill hope.

Derrick Conley

Executive Principal

[email protected]

903-295-5120 ext.1505

903-295-5126 - FAX

Daniel Stuard Assistant Principal
I am starting my 21st year in education. I have my Bachelor's degree in Special Education and Kinesiology and a Masters degree in Educational Leadership from Texas A&M Commerce. I've been an administrator for the past 15 years and have worked with students in all grade levels. I'm starting my 7th year at Pine Tree and I'm looking forward to a great year!

Daniel Stuard


(903) 295-5120 ext. 1523

903-295-5126 - FAX

Sharon Smith, Assistant Principal
I am excited to begin my role as an assistant principal at Birch in Pine Tree. I received both my Bachelor's of Applied Arts and Sciences and Master's degree in Educational Leadership with a principal certification all from Lamar University. My previous experiences include 4th grade ELAR and social studies before serving as an Instructional Coach prior to accepting this position. My family and I are thrilled to be a part of the Pine Tree community. 

Amy Clugston

Assistant Principal

[email protected]

903-295-5120 ext.1515

903-295-5126 - FAX