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Pamela Brockmeyer is the 2023 BPS Teacher of the Year!


















Congratulations to Pamela Brockmeyer for being named the Brevard Public Schools Teacher of the Year! Pam teaches Math and AP Calculus at Cocoa High School, where she has taught for the past 24 years. 


Mrs. Brockmeyer has a positive impact not only on her students but also on her fellow teachers and colleagues. She said she is proud to represent Cocoa High and expressed her love for her school, her community, and her students. Read her Letter of Recommendation here.


Pam is one of six finalists honored this year. We applaud our other finalists: Devane Clark, Cambridge Elementary; Jennifer McFadden, Fairglen Elementary; Marybeth Scrivener, Indialantic Elementary; Kathryn Thorner, Madison Middle; and Ada Dixon, Palm Bay Magnet High. 


To hear from all of our finalists, watch the video here.


Congratulations again to each of our incredible Teacher of the Year Winners:


Teacher Name: School: Official Job Title of Nominated Teacher: 
Angela Bentley-Henry Andrew Jackson Middle School Physical Education Teacher 
Ronda Rochon Apollo Elementary 4th Grade Teacher
Ryan Williams Astronaut High School/English English Teacher
Michelle Stripp Atlantis Elementary School Title I Teacher
Kristen Hall Audubon Elementary VEB 4-6 teacher
Stuart Gray Bayside High Chef Instructor
Johnny Hernandez Jr. Brevard Adult and Community Education Adult High School Teacher
Kristin Brach Brevard Virtual School Physical Education
Devane Clarke Cambridge Elementary School 6th Grade Teacher
Amy Parker Cape View Elementary 5th Grade ELA/SS Teacher
Elisabeth Hammock Central Middle School 8th grade ELA/ESE teacher
Leanne Bissett Challenger 7 Elementary 6th Grade Language Arts and Social Studies Teacher
Glenda Mucha Christa McAuliffe Elementary Literacy Coach
Dessie Adams Cocoa Beach Jr/Sr. High VE-SLD Teacher/ESE Dept. Chair
Pamela Brockmeyer Cocoa High School Mathematics Teacher
Erin Convery Columbia Elementary 4th Grade Teacher
Roxanne Long Coquina Elementary Elementary teacher
Amanda Hitchcock Croton Elementary ESE Resource Teacher/MTSS Coordinator
Dominique Kidd DeLaura Middle School 8th grade ELA teacher & 7th/8th grade creative writing teacher
Laura Lee Discovery Elementary School Elementary Music Teacher
Brookelyn Cote' Dr. W.J. Creel Elementary Pre-K ESE Teacher
Jason Frye Eau Gallie High School Guidance Services Professional
Lisa Rawls Edgewood Jr./Sr. High Middle/ High School English Teacher
Brian Adams Endeavour Elementary School 4th Grade Math and Science Teacher
Stephanie Terapak Enterprise Elementary 3rd Grade Teacher
Jennifer McFadden Fairglen Elementary First Grade Teacher
Sandra Haag Freedom 7 Elementary Music Teacher
Beth Hamby Gemini Elementary ESE Teacher
Rahsheen Wiltz Golfview Elementary Speech Language Pathologist
Brooke Hotaling Hans Christian Andersen VE Teacher - Intermediate 3-6
Kayla Arnold Harbor City Elementary Kindergarten Teacher
Jennifer Rock Heritage High Choir Teacher
Carly Lane Holland Elementary Classroom Teacher
Clarissa Merrill Hoover Middle School Social Studies Teacher
Alan Bryant Imperial Estates Elementary 5th Grade Teacher
MaryBeth Scrivener Indialantic Elementary 1st Grade Teacher
Melissa Woods Instructional Technology 9811 Teacher Technology Integrator
Kate Thorner James Madison Middle School Social Studies Department Chair
Tyler Scull Jefferson Middle School Teacher
Ashley Urness John F. Kennedy Middle School Speech Language Pathologist 
Marilyn Pinto-Mertz L.B Johnson Middle School World Language Teacher
Theresa Zupper Lewis Carroll Elementary ESE Teacher
Laura Gerhart Lockmar Elementary School General Education Teacher- 3rd Grade
Taylor-Leigh Gabreski  Longleaf Elementary  School counselor 
Maurica Kellam Manatee Elementary Instructional Coach
Robert Moorer Meadowlane Intermediate School  Guidance Service Professional
Michele McCormack Meadowlane Primary Elementary Teacher of the Deaf and Hard of Hearing
Casey Chizek Melbourne High School Mathematics Teacher
Dacia Banton Merritt Island High Spanish teacher
Jannett Tirado Mila Elementary  Teacher of the Year
Heather Dora-Kelly Mims Elementary VE K-3 (Art 2022-23)
Pamelashell Hooks North/Central Alternative Learning Center Reading Teacher 
Gregory Pennerman Oak Park Elementary Title 1 Teacher
Julie Miller Ocean Breeze Elementary First Grade Teacher
Quinton Veal Palm Bay Elementary School Teacher
Ada Dixon Palm Bay Magnet High School High Student Parent Program
Kathleen Vaughan Pinewood Elementary Literacy Coach
Desiree Ruth Port Malabar Elementary  Kindergarten Teacher 
Erika Beagle Quest Elementary ELEM ED 5
Jana Doss Ralph M. Williams, Jr. Elementary Elementary Music Teacher
Anna Schimenti Colby Riviera Elementary School Teacher
Shannon Lund-Albright Robert Louis Stevenson School of the Arts 4th grade instructor
Lori Smith Rockledge High School/ Elective Art Teacher
Marcella Elliott Ronald McNair Magnet Middle School Literacy Coach
Holly Schumann-Grubb Roosevelt Elementary K-6 ESE Resource Teacher
Stacy Gantt Roy Allen Elementary Elem Ed 6th Grade
Lauren Strenko Sabal Elementary Title I Teacher
Maggie Molledo Satellite High School Science Teacher
Julie Fletcher Saturn Elementary/Sixth Grade Sixth Grade Teacher
Kristen Young Sculptor Charter School Kindergarten Teacher
Kitty Nash Sea Park Elementary 5th grade teacher
Sheila Lundy Sherwood Elementary Elem Ed 2
Anna Maria Curry South Alternative Learning Center School Social Worker
Thomas Englert South Lake Elementary Fifth Grade Teacher
Lara Watkins Southwest Middle Literacy Coach
Melinda Zinger Space Coast Jr/Sr High School Guidance Services Professional
Sarah Straus Stone Magnet Middle  Teacher on Assignment
Priscilla Kershaw Student Services Program Support Assistive Technology Specialist
Stacey Tobin-Woodward Sunrise Elementary 6th grade teacher
Breanne Brown Suntree Elementary VE- primary
Paula Stohr Surfside Elementary 5th Grade ELA Teacher
Kimberly Coachman Titusville High School  Exceptional Education Teacher
Erin Rice Tropical Elementary School Gifted Student Program Teacher
Priscilla Hudder Turner Elementary Guidance Counselor
Danielle LaVelle DeVinney University Park Elementary School  Teacher on Assignment
Debbie Grant  Viera Charter School  2nd Grade teacher 
Jennifer Marcoux Viera Elementary STEM Teacher
Karrah Hudkins Viera High School English Teacher
Cassie Powell W. Melbourne Elementary School for Science  Kindergarten Teacher 
Tam Reis West Shore Jr/Sr High School/English Teacher
Lindsey Artman Westside Elementary Pre-K VE Teacher