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.
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