Texas Tech University

Kellye Starmes, M.Ed.

Site Coordinator / Instructor
Teacher Education Department

Email: kellye.starnes@ttu.edu

Phone: 325-207-0267

Kellye is a Site Coordinator in the 2 + 1 TechTeach Teacher Preparation program through Texas Tech University.  Kellye lives in Snyder, Texas, where she was born and reared.  Kellye semi-retired in 2015, but prior to that time she taught and then served several administrative roles in Snyder ISD for over 35 years, including Snyder Junior High School principal, Director of Human Resources, and Director of Instructional Services. Kellye enjoys her working with teacher candidates as the district “grows” their own teachers as they enter this rewarding profession.


  • Principal Certification – Texas Tech University
  • M.Ed. - Abilene Christian University
  • B.A. – Abilene Christian University

Areas of Expertise

  • Site coordinator
  • TAP certified
  • T-TESS certified