Title I Staff
Brianna Coogan - Title I Facilitator / Interventionist (Grade 3)
Lipscomb University, 2023, M. ed. in Educational Leadership; Lipscomb University, 2022, 4-8 Literacy Endorsement; MTSU, 2019, Bachelors in K-5 interdisciplinary studies
This is going to be my first year at Riverside Elementary and I am so blessed to get to join this family. As a Title Facilitator, I will be closely working with students on their literacy and math skills, as well as family engagement. When I am not here, I enjoy time with my preteen, my husband, and my good boy, Tucker, at the river and at the movies.
Melissa Dufrechou - 120-Day Interventionist (Grade 4)
Virginia Sharpe - Interventionist (Grade 2)
University of Tennessee Knoxville,1982, K-8 Early Childhood Concentration
Hi, I'm Virginia Sharpe. I've been an educator for 33 years. I have taught Kindergarten, Pre-First, First, Second, and Third. I have been a Literacy Coach. I love helping teachers! I am now a Reading Interventionist. Teaching children to read is my passion! I enjoy exercise and traveling with my family and friends.
Tracey Dean - 120-Day Interventionist (Grade 1)
Middle Tennessee State University, 1989, B.S. in Elementary Education
This will be my 14th year at Riverside Elementary. I taught 1st grade for 13 years, but this year I will be an intervention teacher! I love all kinds of music, hiking and snow skiing in the mountains, and spending time with my family and friends!
Paige Perko - Interventionist (K)
University of Tennessee Knoxville,2005, Masters Degree in Elementary Education
This will be my 18th year teaching in Maury County! I have had the pleasure to teach Kindergarten, First, and Second Grade. This year, I am the Title I interventionist for Kindergarten. I enjoy reading, kayaking, and spending time with my family.
Gloria Conway - Title Assistant
**RES Leadership Team meets on the third Monday of each month from 3:30-4:00pm during the school year**