Faculty/Staff Information

Below is a list of our elementary faculty and staff. Some teachers have their own classroom web page and are noted with an asterisk (*). Some sites require a classroom user name and password. Please contact your child’s teacher to obtain this information.

Principal - Dr. Michelle Gardner
Assistant Principal - Dr. Ashley Bough

Administrative Assistants - Stacy Austin and Angie Wilson
Art -Charlotte Gallagher
Gifted - 
Holly Graves*
Guidance Counselors - 
Christy Willis* and Lindsay Wells*
Technology - Colton Moos
Librarian - Melissa Morris
Library Paraprofessional - Natalie Lurvey
Music - Jennifer Stone
Nurse - Rolanda Lawler
Physical Education - Dale Bean
Reading (Title I) -  Stephanie Goings and Sandra Hall
Special Education Director - Dawnielle Baker
Special Education - Baja Strange, and Patti Villapiano
Special Education Paraprofessionals - Sarah Bankhead, Dana Comstock, Becky Curtman, Dana Hand, Sherry Hensley, and Bethany House
Speech - Teal Mathie and Megan Richardson

Ashlee Burger*
Joyce Graves*
Kelli Hartman*
Jessica Hashagen*
Charlie Maness

First Grade
Brandi Farris*
Ashley Ferguson*
Shannon Lathrop*
Courtney Lyons*
Sandie Moos*


Second Grade 
Fran Combs*
Brooke Darnell*
Jerry Masengill*
Brianna Miller*
Dacia Wade


Third Grade 
Sara Kilmer*
Jamie Hurtgen*
Harlea Lowe*
Laura Samuel*


Fourth Grade 
Lynnsey Fletcher
Julie Meadows

Emily Penland
Crystal Tebbenkamp



Fifth Grade
Shannon Branagh
Casey Crocker
Melissa Daily
Tracy Tindle




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Strafford Elementary School 310 W. McCabe
Strafford, MO 65757