Teacher of the Year nominations for Santa Rosa County announced


The Santa Rosa Education Foundation has released the names of 33 nominees for Santa Rosa Teacher of the Year.  Each nominee was selected by their peers at their respective school throughout the district.

And the nominees are:

  • Paula Jones, Avalon Middle
  • Sparrow Mathews, Bagdad Elementary
  • Bobbie Jo Cueno, Berryhill Administrative Complex
  • Kristi Martin, Berryhill Elementary
  • Shelley Rupert, Central
  • Becky Miller, Chumuckla Elementary
  • Kateri Holcomb, S.S. Dixon Intermediate
  • Kelly McKinley, S.S. Dixon Primary
  • Carla Williams, East Milton Elementary
  • Susan Docherty, Gulf Breeze Elementary
  • Stephanie Duffy, Gulf Breeze High
  • Lisa Player, Gulf Breeze Middle
  • Rick Miller, Hobbs Middle
  • Teresa Berg, Holley-Navarre Intermediate
  • Kelly Gardner, Holley-Navarre Middle
  • Sarah Thomin, Holley-Navarre Primary
  • Stephanie Shelton, T.R. Jackson Pre-Kindergarten
  • Kristen Davis, Jay Elementary
  • Jorey Diamond, Jay High
  • Suzie Temple, King Middle
  • Nina Voelker, Locklin Technical Center
  • Hank Bunnell, Milton High
  • Angie Taylor, Navarre High
  • Lisa MacKendrick, Oriole Beach Elementary
  • Chasity Jernigan, Pace High
  • Doug Shields, Pea Ridge Elementary
  • Denise Stone, W.H. Rhodes Elementary
  • Susan Still, B.C. Russell Elementary
  • Kenda Parker, Santa Rosa High
  • Amie Filbert, T.L. Sims Middle
  • Stacey Oatman, West Navarre Intermediate
  • Emily Simon, West Navarre Primary
  • Belinda Schroeder, Woodlawn Beach Middle


The Santa Rosa Teacher of the Year will be announced on Thursday, January 14, 2016.   Nominees will be recognized at Santa Rosa’s Golden Apple Awards celebrating all Santa Rosa teachers on February 26, 2016 at New World Landing.

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