Greater Summerville / Dorchester County Teacher of the Year Luncheon

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The Greater Summer / Dorchester County Chamber of Commerce recently held their Teacher of the Year Luncheon on May 19 to recognize the top teachers from Dorchester County schools, both public and private. The Lowcountry Graduate Center was thrilled to be able to celebrate our community’s educators as a sponsor of this event.

2016 Teachers of the Year

Dorchester School District Two

Elementary School

Erin Marie Query, Beech Hill

Elizabeth Beerbower, Flowertown

Katherine Lombardi, Fort Dorchester

Natalie Wheeler, Joseph R. Pye

Melissa Odom, Knightsville

Anna Bennett, Newington

Laura Coates, Oakbrook

Paula Snell, Spann

April Jeffries, Summerville

Crystal Still, William M. Reeves, Jr.

Kara Clouser, Windsor Hill Arts Infused

Middle School

Gina Causey, Alston

Latoya Johnson, DuBose

Mary McGuire, Gregg

Elizabeth Lenke, Oakbrook

David VanArsdalen, River Oaks

David Richardson, Rollings School of the Arts

High School

Lisa Shaffer, Ashley Ridge

Brad Benvenuti, Givhans Alternative Program

Marguerite Platt, Fort Dorchester

Elena Schupp, Summerville

Kevin Burke, Adult Education

2016 District Two Teacher of the Year

Amanda Snipe

Eagle Nest Elementary School

2016 Teachers of the Year

Dorchester School District Four

Elementary School

Danielle Smalls, Clay Hill

Prekoshiah Scott, Harleyville

April Sanders, Williams Memorial

Middle School

Jasmine Snell, Harleyville-Ridgeville

High School

Christine Johnson, Woodland

2016 District Four Teacher of the Year

Caroline Weathers

St. George Middle School

2016 Teachers of the Year

Pinewood Preparatory School

Virginia Mauch, Lower School

Elise Shelton, Middle School

Dan Stone, High School

2016 Teacher of the Year

Summerville Catholic School

Michelle Hollis

2016 Honor Rookie Teachers of the Year

Dorchester School District Two

Alexandra Graham, DuBose Middle

Carly Horton, Flowertown Elementary

Kenia White, Fort Dorchester High

Elizabeth Reeves, Newingtown Elementary

2016 Honor Rookie Teachers of the Year

Dorchester School District Four

Kayla Sadler, Williams Memorial Elementary

Quenton Atterberry, St. George Middle

2016 Rookie Teacher of the Year

Dorchester School District Four

Justin Scott, Woodland High School