• Educational Experience:

    • Five years at Ozark Schools as an upper elementary and reading teacher
    • Ten years at Nixa Public Schools as a seventh-grade ELA teacher and instructional coach
    • Two years at West Plains Schools as an instructional coach
    • Two years as the Coordinator of Secondary Teaching and Learning


    • Masters Degree in Reading
    • Specialist Degree in Teacher Leadership
    • Doctorate in Instructional Leadership

      Professional Organizations:

    • Southwest Curriculum Directors Association
    • Missouri Association of School Administrators
    • Optimist Club of West Plains
    • Delta Kappa Gamma (Women in Education)
    • Show-Me Curriculum Administrators Association
    • National Education Association


    • Zizzer Class of 1998
    • Resides in West Plains with her husband, Kevin, and their son, Cash
  • Tiffany James Young

    Director of Teaching and Learning


     Phone: (417) 256-6150 ext 1013

    E-mail: tiffany.young@zizzers.org

    Address: 610 E. Olden St.