40 Under 40, Class of 2019

Quante’ Speight


J. N. Fries Magnet- Cabarrus County Schools

Job Title

Athletic Director


Speight is a physical educator and athletic director in his eighth year of education-based athletics. Prior to his career in education, he served in numerous roles in the recreation field and continues to do so. He’s a Certified Athletic Administrator with a master’s degree in health and physical education. Speight has coached several sports and currently leads a middle school athletic program of 16 teams, in which he implemented every aspect with the assistance of school administration.