Brittney Shirey

Preschool Teacher

Brittney Shirey assumed the role of Preschool Teacher after five years of assisting Teacher Diana’s classes at Gig Harbor Academy. Having been immersed in our distinctive school environment and philosophy of learning under Diana’s mentorship, she brings a deep awareness of GHA’s core values and is a well-loved member of our community. Receiving her Child Development Associate degree from Central Washington University, Brittney is passionate about inviting our young learners into a nurturing, student-centered classroom that promotes creativity, individuality, and joy.

Miss Brittney’s Favorites

GHA Tradition: The Fall Festival

Neighborhood Spot: Point Defiance 5-mile loop

Outdoor Activity: Biking and walking my dog

Place to Read: In my hammock among the trees

Childhood Memory: Going to my grandma’s house on Fox Island and playing with my cousins on the beach