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Formerly a Union Heights student, I am currently in my twenty-eighth  year of teaching Kindergarten.

My education / college resume includes the following:

-Ed. S./EAS in Administration and Supervision from Lincoln Memorial University;

-M.S. in Elementary Ed. from Tusculum College;

-B.S. in Elementary Ed. from UT;

-A.S. in Elementary Ed. from WSCC.

I am married to Phillip D. Reese, Jr. and mother to  twenty year old Johnathan. I am the daughter of Mr. & Mrs. Johnny (Janet) Shelton, and the grand-daughter of Mr. & Mrs. John (Pearl) Shelton.

My family and I are members of Bethel Baptist Church.

I stay active with my Karate family and enjoy working out at the gym with my son and husband. I enjoy practicing Tai ChI, Dragon Cobra Te and Shorin Ryu.

I am a very PROUD active member of my professional organization - HCEA (Hamblen County Education Association)/ TEA / NEA!