Ms. Brookshire attended Bob Jones University and John Wesley Bible College earning degrees in Elementary Education and Music. She has taught at Vandalia Christian School since 1988. In addition to teaching, she has been on staff at Oak View Baptist Church as Director of Preschool Ministries since 2002. She is honored to have been chosen Teacher of the Year by her coworkers during her years at VCS. Her life verse is Jeremiah 29:11 and she finds comfort in knowing that her God created her knowing the exact plans He had for her life. She is so blessed that those plans include teaching children to further the Kingdom of God.