Pre-K

PRE-KINDERGARTEN TEACHERS

Amy Bryson-Special Education
Amy Bryson
My name is Amy Victoria Bryson. I have lived in Maury County most of my life, except when attending college. I graduated from Central High School in 1995, and attended UT Martin, graduating in December, 1999 with a BS degree in Early Childhood Special Education. I returned to Maury County and began teaching at Riverside Elementary in January, 2000 as a preschool special education teacher.. I taught there until May, 2002, then began at Joseph Brown in July, 2002. My oldest daughter, Morgan was born in February, 2004, followed by my youngest daughter in January, 2008. I completed my Master’s degree in 2006 from MTSU, though a cohort program with Columbia State. I married my husband Chris in August, 2017, welcoming a bonus daughter and grandson. I am a member of the Crayola Team, Safety Team and have served in the past on the Leadership Team. I have fantastic coworkers!

Elizabeth Chapman
Elizabeth Chapman
My name is Elizabeth Chapman. I am a married to my best friend Darron. We have two children Sophia and Jeremy and a dog named Charlie. I earned my Masters degree from MTSU in 2006. I have been teaching Pre-K at Joseph Brown Elementary since 2003. I love working with young children and their families.

Susan Ottavi
Susan Ottavi
I have been a teacher over half my life! I did my undergrad work in South Carolina and got my Masters degree from Troy University in Alabama. I have taught in six different states and have taught all grades from Pre-K through 9th. I have been a Pre-K teacher at Joseph Brown Elementary for the past 13 years.I am married to a wonderful man and between the two of us, we have five adult children, six grandchildren, and four dogs.

Emily Cathey
Emily Cathey

I have two beautiful kids and a wonderful husband. I have worked with kids from 6 weeks to 13 years old. I really enjoy what I do and I hope to keep doing it for a long time.