The Missouri Department of Elementary and Secondary Education has announced its Regional Teachers of the year. Among the winners are thirteen MSTA members:

  • Sharon Balzer, Woodland R-IV — English Language Arts, Woodland Middle School
  • Tonja Boggs, Slater School District — Elementary, Alexander Elementary
  • Donna Flood, Clark County R-1 School District — U.S. History, Clark County R-1 High School
  • Tracy Fuller, Monroe City R-1 School District — Biology, Monroe City R-1 High School
  • Matthew Good, Lee's Summit R-7 School District — Debate, Lee's Summit West HS
  • Kim Hammer, Reeds Spring R-IV School District — Elementary, Reeds Spring Elementary
  • Rachel Hensley, Carl Junction Schools — Gifted, Carl Junction Junior High
  • Kara Krysa, Fort Osage School District — Elementary, Cler-Mont Elementary
  • Regina Moyers, Potosi R-III School District — Mathematics, Trojan Intermediate School
  • Colin Pettegrew, St. Joseph School District — Mathematics, Robidoux Middle School
  • Bethany Petty, Central R-3 School District — Social Studies, Central High School
  • Todd Shifflett, King City R-I School District — Business, Marketing, and Information Technology, King City R-1 Junior High/High School
  • Amanda Wyatt, Mehlville School District — English Learner Specialist, Forder Elementary

Join us in wishing them congratulations and best of luck as they move on in the Missouri Teacher of the Year selection process.