Stacy Wheeler grew up as a military brat living in many different places. While her father was stationed at Hunter Army Airfield in Savannah, she attended DeRenne Middle School and Windsor Forest High School. She graduated from college with a degree in Special Education specializing in Emotional Behavior Disorders. Her entire career so far has been with Savannah-Chatham County Schools. She began as an EBD teacher at Spencer Elementary, then on to being a District Staffing Specialist for the then Department for Exceptional Children and most recently as a regular education teacher at Shuman Elementary. When asked about why she enjoys being a teacher, she replied that the relationships that she builds with her students are so precious to her. What an honor to be a part of their lives! She is thankful to have been named Teacher of the Year for Shuman Elementary.