Meet the Faculty/Staff

1315 Jefferson Street East
Brownsville, TN 38012
Phone: 731-772-1233

Mrs. Humphreys web
Sandra Humphreys 

Sandra Humphreys has served as Principal of East Side Intermediate School since August, 2011.  As the school’s leader, she continuously strives to communicate each person’s worth and potential so clearly that they are inspired to see it in themselves.  Prior to her current position, she served as the Assistant Principal at Sunny Hill Elementary School where she also taught 5th grade for 10 years.  Ms. Humphreys earned her Bachelor of Arts in Liberal Studies from Lane College and a Master of Education from Trevecca Nazerene University in Educational Leadership.

Mandy Bell web
Mandy Bell 

Assistant Principal
Mandy Bell has served as the Assistant Principal at East Side Intermediate since November, 2014. She feels privileged to have spent the entirety of her career in Haywood County. Prior to her transition into this current role, she served as the Instructional Facilitator for East Side Intermediate and Sunny Hill Elementary Schools. As a classroom teacher, Ms. Bell taught for 10 years at Sunny Hill Elementary in both fifth and sixth grades. She earned a Bachelor of Science in Liberal Studies/Professional Education from Union University in 2001 and obtained a Master of Arts in Education (M.A. Ed.) degree in the areas of Educational Administration and Supervision from Bethel University in 2012.

NICOLE JOHNSONNicole Johnson web

Instructional Facilitator

Nicole Johnson will serve as East Side’s Instructional Facilitator.  She is a native of Brownsville and a product of Haywood County Schools.  She earned her Bachelors of Science degree in Elementary Education at Austin Peay State University and a Masters in Curriculum, Assessment, and Instruction from Trevecca Nazarene University.  Ms. Johnson received her Instructional Leadership Licensure in October 2015.

Ms. Johnson began her teaching career at East Side in 2010, teaching English Language Arts at the 4th and 5th grade levels. She served in this capacity until becoming the Instructional Facilitator this fall.



Sandra Humphreys, Principal

Mandy Bell, Assistant Principal

Nicole Johnson, Instructional Facilitator

Ashley Springfield, Secretary

Vanessa Vines, Financial Secretary

Dorothy Jackson, School Counselor


4th Grade

Leigh Anne Allen, 4th Sc./S.S

Dominique Bond, 4th Sc./S.S

Latresa Bond, 4th Grade Reading

Sharon Clark, 4th Grade Reading

Danielle Crider, 4th Grade Math

Chelsea Currie, 4th Grade Math

Cecilia Frost, 4th Grade Reading

Melissa Griffith, 4th Grade Reading

Kellie Haywood, 4th Grade Math

Deborah Kelso, 4th Grade Sc./S.S.

Joni Taylor, 4th Grade Sc./S.S.

Samantha Wiley, 4th Grade Math


Shelby Cress, 5th Grade Math

Dana Gardner, 5th Grade Sc./S.S.

Katrina Hill, 5th Grade Math

Cindy Moore, 5th Grade Sc./S.S.

Amy Morris, 5th Grade Reading

Tanika Pickens, 5th Grade Math

Kristen Parker, 5th Grade ELA

Wendy Piercey, 5th Grade Sc./S.S.

Carol Pirtle, 5th Grade ELA/SS

Raven Powell, 5th Grade Math


Wanda Bond, Inclusion

Hannah Chapman, ESL

Kathy Ficker, Art

Jason Winfrey, PE

Melissa Doles, SPED

Deanna Cook, Music

Catherine Lester, Computer

Pamela Pickens, Inclusion

Natalie Pinner, Prodigy

Minnie Reed, Library

Sally Rodgers, Speech


teacher assistants

Martha Brummett, TA

Denetra Carter, PA

Erma Harper, TA

Monica Johnson, TA

Daphne Maclin, TA

Charlotte Puckett, TA

Carolyn Sanders, TA

Hollie Watkins, TA – Special Education

Ti-Anna Wiley, TA

John Wilson, TA

Darlene Young, TA – Special Education

Margaret Young, TA

Nutritional Personnel

Cynthia Turner, Cafeteria Manager

Mamie Sue Watson, Assistant Manager

Glenda Hess, Staff
Collette Perry, Staff
Lucy Trotter, Staff