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Our Staff Makes Glenforest School A Positive Place To Learn


Ken Brickler

Building Supervisor

Mr. Brickler is a retired police officer from Cincinnati. He joined the Glenforest team in March of 2017.

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Billy Briggs

Director of Operations

Mr. Billy Briggs is the Director of Operations at Glenforest School.  He has served the students and staff of Glenforest for more than thirteen years. Briggs has one son, Jordan, loves music and fighter jets.

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Jessica Brown

Elementary Teacher

Ms. Jessica Brown is a University of South Carolina Alum and a Registered Behavioral Technician.


Nicole Bryant

Middle/High School Teacher

Ms. Nicole Bryant has lived in South Carolina almost her entire life. She worked at Glenforest School in 2005 and came back as a substitute teacher in 2018.

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Adriane Davis

Science Teacher & School Nurse

Mrs. Adriane Davis has been a school nurse for over 15 years. She is entering her first full year at Glenforest as a Science Teach and School Nurse.

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Michael Fanning

PE Coach/Aftercare

Mr. Michael Fanning has lived in South Carolina his entire life. He began at Glenforest as a student in his junior year of high school.


Robin Frierson

Director of Student Support
Ms. Frierson is the Director of Student Support at Glenforest. She has her national board certification in exceptional needs.

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Latarshia Gilchrist

Elementary Teacher

Ms. Gilchrist has worked in early childhood for many years. She has also served as a special education teacher and ABA therapist.

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Susie Hawk

Administrative Assistant
Susie Hawk has worked as a preschool teacher at a school for gifted children.

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Kaela Hession

Elementary Teacher
Mrs. Kaela Hession has a Bachelor's in Experimental Psychology and an Education Specialist degree in clinical mental health counseling. 


Tammy Holland

Mrs. Holland has been at Glenforest for 24 years and she loves working with the amazing students at the school!


Mary Kelly-Schreiber


Mrs. Mary Kelly-Schreiber recently joined Glenforest School. She teaches Elementary Language Arts, Math, Science and Social Studies.

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Susan Lee

Art Teacher
Mrs. Lee began her teaching career in 1997 at Glenforest and taught art for 13 years. She returned to Glenforest in the summer of 2021.

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Emily Meyer

Teacher's Assistant

Ms. Emily Meyer has experience in early childhood development haven earned her Child Development Associate credentials and plans to attend a university to become an ABA therapist.


Heather Miller

Head of Glenforest School
Mrs. Miller has been at Glenforest for ten years and is entering her fifth year as Head of School.


Penny McCants

School Nurse
Mrs. McCants has over 31 years of experience as a school nurse! She loves the caring environment at Glenforest.


Tanya Nuvallie

English / Math
Mrs. Nuvallie has been teaching for over 15 years and she is excited to teach the amazing students at Glenforest!

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Deborah Rentz


Mrs. Deborah Rentz is the Bookkeeper at Glenforest School. She has 25 years of accounting experience in private nonprofit and construction fields.

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Jay Robinson

Director of Transitions

jrobinson@glenforest.orgJay Robinson is our Director of Transitions at Glenforest School, where he leads our Level Up! program.


Sharon Shackelford

Director of Instruction
Ms. Shackelford is the Director of Instruction. She is also a highly qualified and certified mathematics teacher.


Jennie Stockwell

Music / Drama
Mrs. Stockwell teaches Music, Drama, and more at Glenforest! She is a graduate of the University of South Carolina with a degree in Theater.