• Four Year Old Class

    Becky Brown – M-F class

    Mrs. Brown is a native of Knoxville. She is an honors graduate from the University of Tennessee with a Bachelor of Science degree in Elementary Education and a specialization in Social Studies. She previously taught fifth grade in Knox County before joining our staff in 2007. She and her husband have two children.

    Lynn Mooney – M-F class

    Mrs. Mooney is originally from Charleston, West Virginia. She, her husband and two sons have lived in Knoxville for many years. She graduated from the University of Tennessee in Education with a Kindergarten endorsement.  Mrs. Mooney has taught Kindergarten, Second Grade and Title One Reading. She has taught at our school since August of 2005.

    Mary Keller – MWF class

    Mrs. Keller is originally from Maine. She received her B.A. from Duke University and has lived in the south ever since. She has 24 years of teaching experience. The last 22 years, before retiring in 2002 were spent in the Clinton City School System (1 year in 2nd grade and 21 years in 1st grade). After substituting for 7 weeks in the Spring of 2011 with the 5 day 4s at WHBC Preschool & Kindergarten, she was excited to have the opportunity to join the West Hills family as a 4 year old teacher. She has a son, a daughter, a step-daughter, 3 granddaughters and a grandson.

    Andrea Barger – MWF class

    Andrea Barger is originally from Lexington Kentucky and grew up in Hendersonville Tennessee. She moved to Knoxville in 2002 to complete her degree in Interior Design. After marrying and having children, she left her career in interior design and has operated a private in-home day care for the past seven years. Andrea is excited to join the West Hills family and continue her love of childhood care and development. Andrea and her husband have two children.

    Valerie Luepke – M-F class

    Mrs. Luepke is a Knoxville native. She holds a BS degree in Elementary Education from the University of Tennessee. She has taught Kindergarten in Knox County for nine years and also taught preschool for several years before joining our staff in March of 2009. She and her husband have 2 daughters.

    Janet Stroud – MWF class

    Ms. Stroud grew up in Oak Ridge but has lived in Knoxville since graduating from UTK in 1979.  She has a Bachelor of Science degree in Elementary Education and a Masters degree in Instructional Leadership.  She taught for 34 years in the Clinton City School System. She taught Third, Fourth, and Kindergarten for CCS. While being at WHBP she has taught 5 Day 5’s, a short stint in Fours, and Kindergarten.