CCSD Teachers of the Year

2017-18 Individual Cobb Schools' Teachers of the Year

Selected from among their peers, Cobb Schools' Teachers of the Year are among the best and most celebrated educators in our district. Highlighted for their expert use of instructional and academic strategies, the list of TOTYs represents Cobb's most distinguished and well-respected professionals. They are known as teacher leaders, tireless champions of their students and mentors and coaches of their fellow educators and staff. Congratulations to this year's Teachers of the Year!

LocationNameGradeSubject
Acworth Lisa Miller 3rd Grade
Addison Nitaya Jagannathan 5th Grade
Allatoona Jennifer Dorrough AP Psychology/US History
Argyle Angela Bivins EIP
Austell Heather Chancellor 1st Grade
Awtrey Therome James 8th Grade Science
Baker Matt Farrell STEM
Barber Fadwa Brown Special Education
Bells Ferry Lisa Nelson ESL
Belmont Hills Patrice Hill Kindergarten
Big Shanty Erika Brown Music
Birney Samuel Owens Special Education
Blackwell Liz Chandler 3rd Grade
Brumby Stephanie Smith Writing
Bryant Nathalie Desir 2nd Grade
Bullard Tracy Champagne 3rd Grade
Campbell James Crawley Social Studies
Campbell Middle Phillip Lafferty 6th Grade Social Studies
Chalker Laura Richards 1st Grade
Cheatham Hill Cindy Wagner Kindergarten
Clarkdale Tamla Chambless 3rd Grade
Clay Catrina Tappler EIP
Compton Danielle Lanigan 2nd Grade
Cooper Stephanie Ruffner 8th Grade AC Math
Daniell Joanna Burdell 8th Grade Social Studies
Davis Paige Dobbins Music
Dickerson Tara Thieme 7th Grade AC Science
Dodgen Sheri Dennard 8th Grade Math
Dowell Kristi Lankford 2nd Grade
Due West Francine Lawrence 1st Grade
Durham Erin Baker Media Specialist
East Cobb Freya Sneed 7th Grade Lang. Arts
East Side Susanne Smith 1st Grade
Eastvalley Megan Barnes 2nd Grade
Fair Oaks Kaitlyn Caswell 3rd Grade
Floyd Kasisi Brown 6th Grade Social Studies
Ford Maria Hunt 5th Grade
Frey Maggie Elmore 1st Grade
Garrett Marquesa Picou 6th Grade Math
Garrison Mill Ferrell Druhot Special Education
Green Acres Katherine Scapin 3rd Grade
Griffin Danielle Crump 8th Grade Lang. Arts
Harmony Leland Tamieka Grizzle STEM Lab
Harrison Sean Shelton (AP) Psychology/World History
HAVEN Academy: Jasiri Miller High School Dual Diagnosis
Hayes Lauren West 2nd Grade
Hendricks Sonya Henry EIP/Reading Recovery
Hightower Trail Karen Strott IRR
Hillgrove Keon Humphries Health/Personal Fitness
Hollydale Andrea Green 1st Grade
Keheley Melissa Orff 5th Grade
Kell Shirley Fisher IRR
Kemp Shannon Surrency 5th Grade
Kennesaw April Hansen 1st Grade
Kennesaw Mountain Holly Hoover 10th Lit. Journalism/Yearbook
Kincaid Patty Williams IRR
King Springs Abby Cheaves 1st Grade
LaBelle John Sepnieski P.E.
Lassiter Chris Minich Social Studies
Lewis Mallory Anderson IRR
Lindley Maurice Simmons P.E.
Lindley 6th Grade Academy Nicole Kempson Science
Lost Mountain Lisa Tatum 8th Grade Science
Lovinggood Julia Thayer Special Education
Mableton Annette Castleberry 3rd Grade
Mabry Leigh Mickalonis 8th Grade Science
McCall Primary Lydia Lawrence Music
McCleskey April LaRue 7th Grade Science
McClure Bethany Horsley 8th Grade Science/Math
McEachern Jennifer Floyd Orchestra
Milford Victoria Doll 2nd Grade
Mount Bethel Cindi Cabral 2nd Grade
Mountain View Kristin Shildneck Kindergarten
Murdock Susan Cochran Kindergarten
Nicholson Beverly Brown EIP (K-5)
Nickajack Dana Zhun Gifted ALPS
North Cobb Cara Hamilton Math
Norton Park Carrie Madden ESOL
Osborne Erin Talley Math
Palmer Sue Bulock Band
Pebblebrook Kimberly Piercy Art
Performance Learning Center William 'Nat' Bomar Social Studies
Pickett's Mill Peyton Franco IRR
Pine Mountain Paige Harris Media Specialist
Pitner Lisa Oslin 1st Grade
Pope Jessica Kelly AP Psychology
Powder Springs Nikki Clotfelter 5th Grade
Powers Ferry Elizabeth Iannacone 2nd Grade
Riverside Intermediate Emily Wilson 2nd Grade
Riverside Primary Carmen Meek Dual Lang. Immersion Prog.
Rocky Mount Andrew Geocaris Music
Russell Tanya Singleton ELL
Sanders Kristin Moulder Art
Sedalia Park Theresa Stegall 3rd Grade
Shallowford Falls Michele Provost 1st Grade
Simpson Kerri Waller Art
Smitha Julia Parker 8th Grade Social Studies
Smyrna Jessica Oliver Speech Pathologist
Sope Creek Sherona Pfaff 4th Grade
South Cobb Gregory Moultrie Physical Education
Sprayberry Dennis Wonders JROTC
Still Joi Cox 4th Grade
Tapp Semeka Samuels 7th Grade Social Studies
Teasley Marie Cook 3rd Grade
Timber Ridge Stephanie Turco 4th Grade
Tritt Kelle Laushey Special Education
Varner Anna King 3rd Grade
Vaughan Stacy Pitts STEM lab
Walton Ann Baxley Science
Wheeler Vickie Massey Math

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