Staff

Rachel Shogren
Lead Teacher - Wobblers
I was born and raised in Georgia, and I have an energetic 5 year old boy who has forever changed my life in the best way possible...
Rita Lyon
Lead Teacher - Pre-K (A)
My name is Rita Lyon. I have lived in Jasper, Georgia all of my life. I'm 44 years old. I have a daughter who is 19 years old as well as...
Stacy Henderson
Lead Teacher - Pre-K (B)
I have been married for 23 years. I have 2 children - Caleb, 20, and Julia, 17. My family and I reside in Pickens County. I have been...
Mindy Evans
Lead Teacher - Pre-K (C)
I was born in Pittsburg, PA in 1957. My father worked for U.S. Steel, so we moved back and forth from Pennsylvania to...
Deborah Sommer
Assistant Teacher - Infants
My name is Deborah Sommer and I am an Assistant Teacher at River Green Academy. I love children, and I enjoy caring...
Stephanie Sottile
Assistant Teacher - Wobblers
I started nursing school and realized it wasn't for me when I found my real passion was kids! I am married with 2 little girls...
Jessica Ross
Assistant Teacher - Pre-K (A)
My name is Jessica. I work full time as an Assistant Teacher and music teacher at River Green Academy. After being engaged for...
Keely Thomas
Assistant Teacher - Pre-K (B)
I am married with two children, ages 6 and 3 1/2. I taught Physical Education in Florida for 9 years before moving to Georgia...
Brittany Harrington
Assistant Teacher - Pre-K (C)
I am a native of Canton, born and raised. I'm married with two beautiful boys. I graduated with my Associates in Early Children's...
Kim Klein
After School Program / Floater
My name is Kimberly Klein. I've been married for 17 years and have 3 amazing children ages 16, 14 & 12. I have been a teacher...
Jolee Lard
After School Program / Floater
I'm a freshman at KSU majoring in biochemistry. I'm also a certified personal trainer and I love being outside and exercising...
Marilyn Truelove
Director
I love working at River Green Academy because our mission is Small Steps To Success and to provide a safe, affordable, and...