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    Matt Elementary School Administrators
     
     
    Mrs. Stralder Charlley Stalder, Principal

    Mrs. Charlley Stalder is beginning her eleventh year as principal at Matt Elementary School.  She is committed to ensuring that the students in the Matt community receive the best education possible.  Mrs. Stalder is proud of the many wonderful things happening at Matt Elementary including the STEM lab, personalized learning, SEED garden, innovative technology usage, and most importantly the engaging and challenging instruction that takes place in each classroom.  Prior to becoming principal at Matt Elementary, Mrs. Stalder was an assistant principal at Sawnee Elementary and taught Pre-K, 4th and 5th grades in Forsyth County.  In addition to spending her career in Forsyth County, Mrs. Stalder is a proud alumnus of Forsyth County High School, now Forsyth Central High School.  She enjoys traveling and spending time with her precious grandchildren.   Mrs. Stalder attended the University of Georgia and North Georgia College.  She earned a Master’s degree from Piedmont College and a degree in Educational Leadership from North Georgia College.  Mrs. Stalder is proud to be a Matt Mariner.

    phone 280523 email cstalder@forsyth.k12.ga.us
     
     
    Mrs. Barnes Jamie Barnes, K-2 Administrator

    Mrs. Barnes is thrilled to be the K-2 Assistant Principal at Matt Elementary! She has enjoyed every moment of being an educator for 29 years. Prior to coming to Matt, she was a teacher and Academic Coach at Mashburn Elementary. Prior to coming to Forsyth County, she taught at Oak Mountain Elementary School in Shelby County, Alabama and was an Academic Coach in Van Buren, Arkansas. Mrs. Barnes attended the University of Montevallo, Alabama. She earned her Ed.S. Degree in Educational Leadership from NGCSU. She and her husband Mike live in Cumming, and they enjoy spending time together, as well as with their 3 children and 9 grandchildren. Her hobbies include playing the piano and organ at church, reading, and spending time with grandkids! Mrs. Barnes loves being a member of the Matt family, and is passionate about inspiring and encouraging others to learn and grow. She looks forward to serving students in grades K-2 again this year, and believes that every student deserves to have someone who believes in them!

    phone 280411 email jbarnes@forsyth.k12.ga.us
     
     
    phillips Sandra Phillips, 3-5 Administrator
    Mrs. Sandra Phillips is beginning her 7th year at Matt Elementary, and her 27th year as an educator. Her experience prior to this includes Quality Work Facilitator, STEM Specials Teacher, EIP teacher, ESOL teacher, Kindergarten teacher, and Second Grade teacher.  She completed her Bachelor’s degree from The University of Georgia and her Master’s and Specialist degrees from the University of North Georgia.  Sandra and her husband, Mike, live in Cumming.  They have two children, Madison and Noah. Madison is a junior at Ole Miss and Noah is a senior at North Forsyth High. Mrs. Phillips enjoys spending time with her family, watching movies, watching her son play lacrosse, and going to the beach any chance she gets. Mrs. Phillips believes that building relationships with teachers, students and their families is crucial to helping our students feel loved and successful in school.  Mrs. Phillips is excited to continue her role in supporting teachers and students for the 2019-2020 school year.
    phone 280611 email sbphillips@forsyth.k12.ga.us