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Ms. Stanifer graduated from Clemson University in 1986 and has taught for 30+ years in Pickens County. While there, she taught first, third, and fourth grades at East End Elementary. She also served as the school's Instructional Coach for an additional five years. Ms. Stanifer excelled in her career as she has been named Teacher of the Year TWICE (in 1991 and in 2002). She has also been prestigiously called one of the "Who's Who Among America's Teachers.” She is now in 2nd year at Varennes Elementary, where she previously served as both the Title I Facilitator and Math Interventionist.
While teaching is certainly her passion, she also enjoys spending time traveling, walking, shopping, going to church and spending time with her family, which includes her two sons (Will and Andrew) and a daughter-in-law (Megan).