Ms. Turrell earned a B.A. in Fine Arts from the University of the South, studied graphic design at the University of Georgia, and earned an M.Ed. in Elementary Education from the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga.
Ms. Turrell is returning to Jasper Elementary after spending two years teaching in the Hamilton County Schools. Prior to first joining the faculty at JES in 2017, Ms. Turrell taught art at Franklin County High School for 7 years.
In her free time, Ms. Turrell enjoys spending time with her family. She also writes and illustrates children’s books.
You can follow JES Art on Facebook @jasperelementaryart. There you will also find stories of the adventures of Art the Alligator, our classroom mascot.