Brian Shelson joined the administrative team as an assistant principal at Stoney Creek in August 2017 and was named principal in July 2020. Mr. Shelson previously served as an assistant principal/athletic director at Grosse Pointe North High School and as an assistant principal/athletic director at Lapeer High School prior to coming to SCHS. Mr. Shelson's professional career includes working as a high school science teacher in the Widefield School District in Colorado Springs, CO., Plymouth Canton Community Schools, and the Gross Pointe Public School system. He has also worked at the University of Michigan in Undergraduate Admissions. Mr. Shelson earned his Bachelor of Science degree from Grand Valley State University and his Master of Education degree from Saginaw Valley State University.
Laura Matthews, Assistant Principal
Laura Matthews served as the interim principal at Stoney Creek High School for the last half of the 2019-2020 school year and became a permanent part of the team as an assistant principal in the fall of 2020. Mrs. Matthews professional career includes working as a high school social studies teacher in the Lapeer school district and Rochester school district. She served as the Instructional Leadership chair and the Professional Development chair at Rochester High School. In 2019, she left the classroom to become an administrative intern at Rochester High School before joining the administrative team here at Stoney Creek High School. Mrs. Matthews earned her bachelor's and master's degrees at Michigan State University.
Beth Tocco, Assistant Principal
Beth Tocco served as a Family and Consumer Sciences teacher at SCHS for 16 years before becoming an assistant principal in 2021. Mrs. Tocco received her Bachelor’s Degree from Western Michigan University and a Master’s Degree in Curriculum, Assessment, and Instruction for Walden University. Mrs. Tocco and her husband have three sons, Leo, Jojo, and Andrew. As a Rochester Community School graduate, Mrs. Tocco has a deep appreciation for this beautiful community she is proud to call home.
Mike Bennion, Assistant Principal
Mike Bennion has served as Hart Middle School’s assistant principal for 7 years. Recently, he has transitioned to Stoney Creek High School to support their administrative team for the remainder of the 2021-2022 school year. Before being hired as an administrator, Mr. Bennion taught at Stoney Creek High School for 10 years. Mr. Bennion earned his bachelor’s and master’s degrees at Saginaw Valley State University.