Tanner Winters, 2nd Grade Teacher
B.S. – Covenant College
Tanner Winters is a Trenton, GA native who has lived in various parts of Chattanooga throughout his life. He attended The McCallie School ‘15 where he played football, basketball, and soccer. He continued his studies as an Elementary Education Major at Covenant College on Lookout Mountain and graduated in 2019.
Tanner has worked construction for his grandfather since he was a child, but chose education because he wants to be exactly what his teachers were to him as a student. He is excited to begin his career at Brainerd Baptist School where he has established several professional relationships as a student teacher.
In his free time, Tanner enjoys watching and attending Florida Gator basketball and football games with his family. He also loves to sketch, read novels/epics, and travel. Tanner has been to seven different countries where he has either served in mission work or studied abroad. Lastly, the scripture that he always keeps written on his heart is from the book of Luke, “No one who puts a hand to the plow and looks back is fit for service in the kingdom of God” (Luke 9:62).