Charles Shepherd

Barringer High School

Mr. Shepherd became a JAG Specialist at Barringer High School in the spring of 2020 when another JAG Specialist saw his “JAG-ability” and recruited him for the position.  He earned his degree in History Education from Clark Atlanta University and has taught in high schools in both Georgia and New Jersey.  Charles has a passion for helping others prepare to reach their goals which started when he launched his career in fitness and personal training and continues through JAG and his work as an instructor and mentor at Seton Hall University’s Upward Bound program.

Fun Fact:  Charles was on Fit or Flop-The Search for America’s Next Fitness Star 2014-2015 and was ranked 10 out of 20 best trainers in America.