jb Jody Bearden, IRR

    Jody graduated from Gainesville State College with a Bachelor's Degree in Early Childhood Education in 2009 and obtained a Master's Degree in 2012 from Piedmont College. She is certified in Special Education and holds endorsements in the areas of Reading Assessment and ESOL. Jody has been teaching for 8 years with the Forsyth Co. School System.

    phone 370512 email jobearden@forsyth.k12.ga.us            
    cb ) Cindy Beasley, IRR
    Mrs. Beasley has a Master's Degree in Curriculum and Instructional Design and a Bachelor's in Early Childhood Education. She is also certified in ESOL and Special Education.
    phone 370312 email cbeasley@forsyth.k12.ga.us            
    sh Stephanie Harbin, Pre-K Teacher

    Mrs. Harbin graduated from North Georgia College and State University in 2007 with a dual degree in Early Childhood Education and Special Education, as well as a reading endorsement. This will be her twelfth year teaching. She and her husband, Drew, have two spunky little boys, Hunter (8) and Cole (6). Stephanie has been a part of Whitlow since the doors were open and she loves her Whitlow family!

    phone 370290 email sharbin@forsyth.k12.ga.us            
    khw Kaycee Holbrooks Westbrook, IRR

    Forsyth County native, Kaycee Holbrooks, graduated from North Georgia College and State University with a Bachelor's Degree in Middle School Education. Kaycee is certified in Early Childhood and Special Education, and has recently earned her Math Endorsement. Kaycee is in her 6th year as an Interrelated Special Education teacher.


    phone 370394             email kholbrooks@forsyth.k12.ga.us
    tl Tonya Levy, OI Teacher

    Tonya Levy is entering her 13th year of teaching. This will be her third year at Whitlow, teaching students with orthopedic impairments. She has been married for 18 years and has three beautiful children. She is looking forward to another great year. Go wolves!!!

    phone 370219 email tlevy@forsyth.k12.ga.us
    ll Leigh Lisiewski Pre-K Teacher

    Mrs. Lisiewski is starting her 7th year here at Whitlow Elementary teaching Special Needs Preschool. She received her Bachelor's degree in Early Childhood Education from Kennesaw State University and received her Master's degree in Special Education with a concentration in Autism from St. Joseph's University. She enjoys spending time with her husband and three boys when she is not teaching.

    phone 370288 email llisiewski@forsyth.k12.ga.us            
    kn Katherine Neubrecht, IRR

    Mrs. Neubrecht has taught at Whitlow Elementary for the past 10 years. She recently made the change to Special Education last year. Prior to teaching in Forsyth, she taught middle school in Michigan. Mrs. Neubrecht resides in Forsyth county along with her husband and two children.

    phone 370512             email kneubrecht@forsyth.k12.ga.us
    pr Penny Raper,  IRR             

    Mrs. Raper graduated from North Georgia College with a Bachelors degree in 2000 and a Masters degree in 2004. She taught regular education in Hall County for 13 years, mostly in 3rd and 4th grade. In 2014, she started at Whitlow Elementary in special education. She is looking forward to working with all the kids again this year!

    phone 3705511 email praper@forsyth.k12.ga.us            
    tr Taylor Rodden, Autism Teacher

    Ms. Rodden received her bachelors of science in early childhood and special education from the University of North Georgia in 2012 and her masters of arts in education in severe disabilities in 2013 from The University of Alabama. This year will be Ms. Rodden’s sixth year in education and her sixth year as a Whitlow wolf! She enjoys Alabama football, watching her little brother play baseball at UNG, and taking her dog to the lake.


    phone 370316            email trodden@forsyth.k12.ga.us            
    bs Bryna Samples, Pre-K Teacher            
    Bryna graduated from the University of West Georgia in 2003 with a degree in Special Education. She is beginning her 15th year of teaching students with multiple needs. Bryna is excited for another great year at Whitlow to watch her preschoolers learn and grow each day! Bryna was named the 2016-17 Whitlow Teacher of the Year.         
    phone 370210 email brsamples@forsyth.k12.ga.us            
    dh   Dana Hart, Autism Teacher
    Dana Hart has been working in Forsyth County since 2001 and has been working at Whitlow Elementary since it opened. This will be her 26th year of teaching. She earned her bachelors degree at Georgia Southern University. She also attended Georgia Southwestern where she earned a masters degree. She is certified in special education, early childhood, and gifted. She has a son who attends West Forsyth High School. She enjoys reading and photography. 
    phone 370307 email dhart@forsyth.k12.ga.us            

     jh Jessica Hall, IRR 
    Jessica attended the University of Georgia and has since obtained her Masters and Specialist Degrees. She has taught third through fifth grades, both general and special education. She lives in Cumming with her husband, 4 children, and golden retriever, Charlie and loves design and the outdoors.
    phone 370511 email jhall23@forsyth.k12.ga.us


     sh Sydney Holton, OI Teacher
    Sydney Holton graduated from the University of North Georgia with a dual certification in Early Childhood Education and Special Education, and a reading endorsement. This will be her first year teaching, and she is ecstatic that she will be teaching students with orthopedic impairments.
    phone 370223 email sholton58@forsyth.k12.ga.us


     eh Elizabeth Hawkins, Autism Teacher

    Elizabeth Hawkins received her Bachelors, Masters, and Specialist degrees in education from Georgia College and State University and is happy to be entering her 7th year teaching special education. Elizabeth is looking forward to watching her students succeed as they continue their journey of learning and discovery.

    phone 370260 email ehawkins@forsyth.k12.ga.us


    se   Sonya Eady, IRR
    Sonja Eady graduated from the University of Tennessee with a degree in Special Education. She has taught 15 years in the state of Georgia and is certified to teach Science, Language Arts and Gifted. She and her husband have 2 beautiful children. Their son is a graduate from the University of Georgia and their daughter just recently graduated from Johnson and Wales. She is thrilled to be a part of the Whitlow community!
    phone 370315 email seady@forsyth.k12.ga.us


    dw   Darcy Williamson, Pre-K Teacher
    Darcy Williamson graduated from the University of Florida, and this is her twentieth year teaching. She has been a resident of Georgia for fourteen years. For the past twenty years, she has taught special education, third grade, second grade, first grade, and special needs preschool.
    phone 370289 email dwilliamson@forsyth.k12.ga.us


    hg   Heather Gooch, IRR

    Mrs. Gooch graduated from University of North Georgia with a dual degree in Early Childhood Education and Special Education. She has also an endorsement in reading, gifted and mathematics. Currently, she is working on receiving her Specialist Degree at Piedmont College. She is married with 2 dogs and a cat at home. In her free time, she enjoys camping and crafting. She is excited to start her 8th year teaching as a Whitlow Wolf!

    phone 370506 email hgooch@forsyth.k12.ga.us