Southern Teachers is the premier agency for schools in the South because of the work of our talented team.

Rick Betts
Georgia Agent
Tom Brereton
Mike Broderick
Placement Counselor
Deidre Brown
Ali Buchanan
Recruitment Coordinator
Rod Chamberlain
Director of ST Consulting
Joe Coleman
Search Consultant
Zach Dresser
Placement Counselor
Pete Echols
Texas Agent
Jamie Estes
Director of ST Search
Lorri Freitas
Director of Teacher Placement
Bea Fuller
Rich Gehman
Florida Search Consultant
Carey Goodman
Tess Goodman
Head Search Coordinator
Craig Jones
Administrative Counselor
Maya Kim
UVA Intern
Bill Leonard
Language Assessor
Colin Manning
Placement Counselor
Chrissy McDaniel
Office Manager
Ralph Nesbit
Autumn Nolen
Admin Search Coordinator
Sandra Pollock
School Agent
Tyler Stanley
Placement Counselor
Tom Stevens
Search Consultant
Pat Taylor
Search Consultant
Ben Topham
Mike Waylett
Search Consultant

Latest News

  • ST Leadership Study

    In our groundbreaking Leadership Study based on assessments of almost 250 sitting heads of school, you'll read about the specific personality traits that distinguish independent school leaders.  Nine reports published serially this fall on topics such as Ambition, Learning Approaches, and Interpersonal Sensitivity.  Does your personality predict your performance?


  • Job Fairs in 2021

    Southern Teachers will hold three Virtual Job Fairs in 2021. 

    • February 5-6

    • March 12-13

    • April 16-17


  • 2021 Student Art Contest Coming Soon!

    Our 12th Annual Student Art Contest will begin accepting submissions on November 1.  Students at member school in grades 8-12 are eligible to participate. One art teacher from each member school should register to coordinate submissions.


  • Why an Elephant?

    This majestic creature symbolizes many different things in cultures around the world, but we selected it as our icon because the elephant and the agency have key traits in common.