Meet the Faculty/Staff

Haywood Elementary School


313 North Grand Ave
Brownsville, TN 38012
Phone: (731) 772-0732
Fax: (731) 779-1995
Resource Center: (731) 772-3077


Anna Roberts taught fifth grade at Sunny Hill Elementary and has most recently served as Assistant Principal at East Side Intermediate School. Mrs. Roberts taught for 11 years in the Haywood County Schools. She was born in Columbia, Missouri, and moved to Brownsville in 1995 because of her husband’s job with the University of Tennessee Extension Service. She holds a Bachelor’s degree in Elementary Education from the University of Memphis and a Master’s degree in Educational Leadership from Trevecca Nazarene University. She is married to Tim Roberts, and they have one daughter, Hannah, who graduated from Haywood High School in 2013.


Assistant Principal
Edith Giles Williams is a native of Haywood County. After graduating from Haywood High School, she attended the University of Tennessee at Martin and earned a Bachelor of Science degree. She also earned a Master’s Degree from Trevecca Nazarene College. She has 31 years of experience in education as an elementary teacher and as a Literacy Coach. Mrs. Williams was appointed by former Governor Phil Bredesen to serve on the State Textbook Commission through December 2013.


Instructional Facilitator
Barbara Garrett serves as the Instructional Facilitator at Haywood Elementary and has been for seven years. A veteran teacher with 32 years of classroom experience, Mrs. Garrett taught third and fourth grade at South Hatchie Elementary and sixth grade at Sunny Hill School. She holds a Bachelor’s degree in Elementary Education from Union University and her Master’s and 45 above from the University of Memphis. Mrs. Garrett is married to Harold Garrett, and they have three grown sons who all graduated from Haywood High School. Mr. and Mrs. Garrett have six grandchildren.


Anna Roberts, Principal

Edith Williams, Assistant Principal

, Instructional Facilitator

Franklin (FD) Davenport, Guidance Counselor

Kartha Miller, Save the Children

Cayla Miralex, ESL

Joyce Dancy, Secretary

Mary Beth Freels, Bookkepper

Demetrice Adams, Project BASIC

First Grade

Peggy Austin, 1st Grade

Lauren Ellington, 1st Grade

Lanna Hester, 1st Grade

Jeanna Lea, 1st Grade

Hannah Matlock, 1st Grade

Anita Matthews, 1st Grade

Elizabeth McCage, 1st Grade

Jamie Rutowski, 1st Grade

Valerie Sceals, 1st Grade

Amanda Stanley, 1st Grade

Darlean Wellington, 1st Grade

Second Grade

Sarina Goss, 2nd Grade

Sylvia Brown, 2nd Grade

Chrissy Carl, 2nd Grade

Stacie Carlton, 2nd Grade

Maggie Howell, 2nd Grade

Brenda Jackson, 2nd Grade

Elizabeth Lovelace, 2nd Grade

Vivian Miller, 2nd Grade

Allison Purifoy, 2nd Grade

Sabrina Pyron, 2nd Grade

Becky Stokely, 2nd Grade

Third Grade

Beverly Austin, 3rd Grade

Jaclyn Eubanks, 3rd Grade

Susan Evans, 3rd Grade

Lee Ann Garrett, 3rd Grade

Lacey Gaylord, 3rd Grade

Brittany Higgins, 3rd Grade

Amelia Morrison, 3rd Grade

Nan Naylor, 3rd Grade

Pamla Reagan, 3rd Grade

Samantha Sammons, 3rd Grade

Stacy Taylor, 3rd Grade

Rachel Winberry, 3rd Grade


Danetta Bond, 2nd Grade Inclusion

Robin Fulcher, 1st Grade Inclusion

Aliceson Hobock, 3rd Grade Inclusion

Megan Mysinger, LRE

Rebecca Pearson, LRE

Beverly Grimes, Speech


Patricia Gaietto, Music

Bobbie Gavin, Computer Lab

Dawn Lovelace, Library

Rhonda Jones, Literacy Interventionist

Tiffany Newbill, Literacy/Writing Lab

Kathryn Patterson, PE

Roy Hawkins, Art

Teaching Assistants

Anita Berry

Mary Burton

Crystal Reliford

Carolyn Cox

Shavonda Currie

Bridget Dancy, FRC

Mickie Duncan

Courtney Freels

Shirley Hines

Kathy Hopper

Sylvia Jones

Angela Keita

Virginia Kimble

Lisa Perry

Anita Powell

Joyce Sanderlin

Yvonne Shaw

Holly Siler

Annette Taylor

Lakeisha Tyus

Daletha Walker

Wychickia Watkins

Juanita Williams

Pat Worrell


Sharon Waddell, Manager

Leare Bond, Assistant Manager

Barbara Hayes
Angela Jeter
Adrian Muex
Hattie Rivers
Cresandra Springfield
Veamdell Stitts