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.


Brittany Pittman

Instructional Facilitator
Brittany Pittman has been selected as the instructional facilitator for Haywood Elementary School.  Ms. Pittman has been a teacher in Haywood County since January 2008.  She holds a Bachelor of Science Degree in Arts and Humanities from Freed Hardeman University and a Master of Education in Educational Leadership from the University of Tennessee at Martin.  During the 2013 – 2014 school year, Ms. Pittman was a Core Coach with the Tennessee Department of Education.


Anna Roberts, Principal

Edith Williams, Assistant Principal

Brittany Pittman, Instructional Facilitator

Twyla King, School Counselor

Karetha Taylor, Save the Children

Cayla Mirelez, ESL

Joyce Dancy, Secretary

Mary Beth Freels, Bookkeeper

Rebecca Sanders, Data Clerk SPED

Demetrice Adams, Project BASIC

Barbara Gavin, Interventionist

Rhonda Taylor, Interventionist

Danny Bynum, SRO

First Grade

Peggy Austin, 1st Grade

Sarina Goss, 1st Grade

Lauren Ellington, 1st Grade

Sarina Goss, 1st Grade

Lanna Hester, 1st Grade

Jeanna Lea, 1st Grade

Hannah Matlock, 1st Grade

Elizabeth McCage, 1st Grade

Jamie Rutkowski, 1st Grade

Valerie Sceals, 1st Grade

Amanda Stanley, 1st Grade

Darlean Wellington, 1st Grade

Holly White, 1st Grade

Second Grade

Sylvia Brown, 2nd Grade

Aliceson Byrd, 2nd Grade

Chrissy Carl, 2nd Grade

Stacie Carlton, 2nd Grade

Susan Evans, 2nd Grade

Maggie Howell, 2nd Grade

Brenda Jackson, 2nd Grade

Elizabeth Lovelace, 2nd Grade

Allison Purifoy, 2nd Grade

Becky Stokely, 2nd Grade

Mary Page Watts, 2nd Grade

Third Grade

Beverly Austin, 3rd Grade

Jaclyn Eubanks, 3rd Grade

Lee Ann Garrett, 3rd Grade

Lacey Gaylord, 3rd Grade

Joshua Hubble, 3rd Grade

Nan Naylor, 3rd Grade

Pamla Reagan, 3rd Grade

Stacy Taylor, 3rd Grade

Rachel Winberry, 3rd Grade

Special education

Danetta Bond, Inclusion

Jeannie Farmer, Inclusion

Robin Fulcher, LRE

Megan Mysinger, Inclusion

Beverly Grimes, Speech


Patricia Gaietto, Music

Dawn Lovelace, Library

Angela Moss, Art

Kathryn Patterson, PE

Samantha Sammons, STEAM

Education Assistants

Anita Berry

Mary Burton

Carolyn Cox

Bridget Dancy, FRC

Courtney Freels

Shirley Hines

Kathy Hopper

Sylvia Jones

Angela Keita

Ruthie Lewis

Holly Northcott, Inclusion

Anita Powell

Crystal Reliford

Joyce Sanderlin – Inclusion

Yvonne Shaw

Hannah Smith

Annette Taylor LRE

Daletha Walker

Joan Wallis

Holly Watkins, Speech EA

Wychickia Watkins

Juanita Williams, Inclusion

Shavonda Woods

Pat Worrell


Sharon Waddell, Manager

Joyce Sharp, Assistant Manager

Barbara Hayes
Angela Jeter
Adrian Muex
Hattie Rivers  
Vearndell Stitts