Carrie Griffis is the first one to boast about the talented staff at West Navarre Primary School.
Which is why it was extra special when the peers she holds in such high regard nominated her for Santa Rosa County Teacher of the Year.
“Overall it was a very humbling experience,” the second-grade teacher said. “It was super exciting, but it was almost disbelief. I work with so many great people and great teachers. For them to choose me, I was like ‘wow.’”
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