8th Grade - Team 2

Dorothy Colaw - English / Language Arts

College:  Oklahoma Wesleyan University (Bachelors' in Elementary Ed. minor in Spanish)

Years at Madison:  1
Total Years Teaching:  13
Club(s):  Lettering & Calligraphy Club
Other Responsibilities: Spanish Interpreter, Grad student (currently working on M.Ed)

Personal:   Ms. Colaw is a mother of three, bakery owner, and lives for tacos. 

Ashley Imes - Math

College:   Harding University

Years at Madison:  2
Total Years Teaching: 5  
Other Responsibilities:  

Personal: Miss Imes graduated from Harding University in 2015. She likes to bake, play tennis, spend time with family and friends, and help out with the youth group at her church.

Micheal Lawson - United States History

College: Oklahoma Wesleyan University
Years at Madison: 10
Total Years Teaching: 10
Other Responsibilities: Social Studies Department Building Coordinator, Varsity Wrestling Assistant Coach

Personal: Mr. Lawson has been teaching at Madison since 2010. He graduated from Oklahoma Wesleyan University in 2009. Prior to his time at OKWU he spent 5 years serving in the United States Marine Corp. Following that he worked in law enforcement. Mr. Lawson is currently the varsity assistant for Bruin wrestling.

Theresa Miller - Earth Science

College:  Mary Washington College (Bachelor's in Early Childhood Education) 
Years at Madison:  22
Total Years Teaching:  30
Other Responsibilities:  Science Department Building Coordinator, Leadership Committee, Team Leader, Teacher Mentor
Clubs: Academic Team, NJHS, Robotics, STEM, Brain Games, Meditation Club

Personal:  Mrs. Miller is a former Sgt. in the United States Marine Corp and is married with one daughter.  Her husband, Larry, and her have been married 38 years.  Larry is also a retired Marine and a former teacher at Bartlesville High School.  Her daughter, Amanda, graduated from BHS in 2002 and is currently a practicing veterinarian in town.  They have a menagerie of 22 rescued pets! Mrs. Miller also works with ConocoPhillips to host the Annual Hands-On, Minds-On Science Night.