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Brian Baker
Baker, Brian
Health/PE Teacher
I graduated from the University of Tennessee at Martin with a Bachelor’s Degree in Health and Human Performance with a concentration in Physical Education and Health. My vision is to create an environment full of learning experiences that will not only instill respect and teamwork but will also generate a passion for physical fitness and health that will last a life time. My goal is to make education fun and purposeful striving to promote long term carryover of healthy life skills. With a variety of diverse teaching methods, I believe all students can learn and have fun while doing it.
Eric Hickerson
Hickerson, Eric
Health/PE Teacher
Ohio State Buckeye Fan, Running Fanatic... I coach the DMS Cross Country and Track Teams.
Shane Joyce
Joyce, Shane
Band Teacher
Mr. Joyce has been the band director at DMS since the year 2000. After receiving a Bachelor's Degree in Music from Tennessee Tech University, he received his Master's degree in Administration in 2006. In addition to DMS, he also works as band director at Dickson Intermediate School and the assistant director at Dickson County High School. Mr. Joyce lives in Dickson with his wife Carrie and two sons, Carter and Spencer.
Lisa Kelley
Kelley, Lisa
Health/PE Teacher
BS Ed in Elementary Education, Austin Peay State University, MA Ed in Leadership, Austin Peay State University
Cindy McClenathan
McClenathan, Cindy
Public Speaking Teacher
I hold a Bachelor of Arts in English/American Literature and Bachelor of Science in Business Administration/Finance both from SUNY Fredonia and a Masters in Education/Curriculum and Instruction from Austin Peay State University. I have taught literature, language arts, literacy and public speaking at Dickson Middle School since 2002. My goal is for each student to leave my class with improved speaking abilities and greater confidence in expressing his or her thoughts and ideas in a variety of situations both in and out of school.
Dana Miller
Miller, Dana
PE/Health Teacher
 I teach girls Health and PE. I have a BS in Elem Ed, specializing in middle school, and a M.Ed in Curriculum and Instruction. Both are from APSU. I’m married with two sons. 
Scotty Roberts
Roberts, Scotty
PE Teacher
I have a B.S. degree in Physical Education with a minor in Math and a M.ED. in Administration and Supervision. I am married and have 2 sons. My goal every day is to help each child be the best that they can be.
Brad Robertson
Robertson, Brad
Computer Teacher
I earned my B.S. degree at Tennessee State University, majoring in education. I have taught Diversified Technology and Career classes at Dickson High and Creekwood High schools. I do have high expectations of each of my students and will expect them to give their best at all times.
Shwanda Shoulders
Shoulders, Shwanda
Librarian/Media Specialist
After receiving my B.S. in Elementary Education and M.Ed. in Administration and Supervision from Tennessee State University, I completed requirements for LBMS certification from the University of Memphis. My vision of the library is a comfortable, dynamic hub of learning for school stakeholders and a welcoming environment for the community.
Rick Speigner
Speigner, Rick
Art Teacher
I received a BS in Dramatics and elementary certification from Troy University. I received a M.Ed and EdS from Tennessee State University. My vision for teaching is to provide an environment where students can reach his/her full potential while developing self-awareness, self-confidence, and self-discipline so each can reach the goal in life that he/she sets.
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