Position: Retiring Physical Education Teacher / Coach
School: Dadeville Elementary School
School District: Tallapoosa County Board of Education
City, State: Dadeville , AL
Music that Describes Jim
Jim Sanford was nominated by an anonymous colleague.
Mr. Sanford is Dadeville. His family has been a part of the Dadeville community for generations. He comes from a family of educators. His father was an administrator and superintendent of education in Tallapoosa County. Mr. Sanford, his wife, Karen, and their daughter, Lindsay, are all teachers in Dadeville.
Mr. Sanford retires this year after spending over 30 years in education. He has been a coach at every level of middle and high school sports. He and his family have impacted multiple generations of people in Dadeville. Mr. Sanford takes ownership of his school because he believes in it. He loves Dadeville, and it shows in his actions and attitude. Few educators will achieve the level of positive influence that Mr. Sanford has achieved in his life's work of education in Tallapoosa County.