Meet Our Supportive Services Faculty

Mr. Paul G. Burce

Mr. Paul G. Burce
7th Grade SpEd Math Teacher

Paul Burce received his Bachelor's and Master's degrees from Brenau University in Gainesville, Georgia. He began his teaching career back in the 2002-2003 school year for Rabun County Schools. This year will be Mr. Burce's fifth year teaching at Lumpkin County Middle School in Dahlonega.

Mrs. Addie Maiden

Mrs. Addie Maiden
7th Grade ELA SPED Teacher

Addie Maiden is originally from Harlan, Kentucky but has lived in Dahlonega for 15 years. She received her bachelor's degree from the University of the Cumberlands and just finished her master's degree. This is her sixth year teaching 7th grade ELA.

Mrs. Liz Stroud

Mrs. Liz Stroud
Teacher

Liz Stroud is a special education teacher in the adaptive classroom at Lumpkin County Middle School. She graduated from the University of North Georgia in 2017 with her Bachelors of Science in Middle Grades Education. This is her fifth year teaching.

Mrs. Ty M. Glassier

Mrs. Ty M. Glassier
Special Education Teacher

Ty M. Glassier is a graduate of the Lumpkin County School System. She received her Bachelor’s degree in Special Education from the University of Georgia. Ty is currently attending the University of Georgia to obtain a Master’s Degree in Special Education with a graduate certificate in Dyslexia. She has an expected graduation date of December 2021. Mrs. Glassier is currently an 8th grade ELA/Science Special Education teacher.

Ms. Janet Lynn Anderson

Ms. Janet Lynn Anderson
Special Education Teacher

Ms. Janet Lynn Anderson has been an educator for 23 years, serving the needs of Special Education students. All but two of those years have been in the Lumpkin County district, with the majority of that time spent at LCMS. She has a heart for students with special needs and looks forward to the challenge that each new school year brings. Her undergraduate and graduate degrees are from Brenau University and University of North Georgia. In her spare time, she loves traveling, physical fitness and spending time with family – including five grandchildren that call her “Nemo”.

Mr. Cole Janousek

Mr. Cole Janousek
SPED Teacher

Cole Janousek is originally from Tifton, Georgia. He played baseball at Abraham Baldwin Agricultural college, the University of West Georgia, and Augusta University, where he received a Bachelor's degree in SPED. Mr. Janousek is in his fifth year teaching, fourth in Lumpkin County. Mr. Janousek is currently a SPED teacher at Lumpkin County Middle School.

Mrs. Melissa L. Priddy

Mrs. Melissa L. Priddy
Special Education Teacher

Mrs. Priddy is a native to Dahlonega. She attended Lumpkin County Schools from kindergarten through high school graduation and has worked at LCMS since 2006. Mrs. Priddy earned her Master's Degree in Special Education from the University of North Georgia (formerly North Georgia College & State University). Mrs. Priddy serves as a sixth-grade special education teacher of mathematics.

Mrs. Theresa L. Roy

Mrs. Theresa L. Roy
ELA/SPED Teacher

Mrs. Theresa Roy lives in Dahlonega with her husband and three sons. She graduated from Lumpkin County High School and continued her education at the University of North Georgia (formerly North Georgia College and State University) obtaining both a bachelor’s and master’s degree in Health and Physical Education. To further her education, she completed an Educational Specialist degree in Curriculum and Instruction from Piedmont University. Currently, Mrs. Roy teaches eighth grade ELA/Special Education; in addition, she coaches Color Guard at LCHS. She loves her students and looks forward to helping them learn and grow.

Staci Head

Staci Head
Special Education Teacher

Mrs. Head is a native to Dahlonega and Lumpkin County Schools. She lives with her husband and two amazing children. She graduated from the University of North Georgia (formerly North Georgia College). She received her Bachelor’s degree in Early Childhood Education. Mrs. Head went on to be certified in Special Education and Middle Grades English. She serves as a sixth-grade special education teacher of English Language Arts.

Shelbi Miller

Shelbi Miller
Special Education Teacher

Shelbi is from Thomasville Georgia, but has lived in Dahlonega for 6 years now.  She graduated from Southwest Georgia Technical College with a Certificate in Medical Transcription.  Afterwards, she went on to pursue a degree in Nursing at Bainbridge College.  Eventually she switched her degree to Education, and Graduated from Reinhardt University with a Bachelor of Science in Early Childhood Education. She is certified in Special Education and English as well.  Currently she is a Special Education Teacher in 8th grade Social Studies and Math.