Mrs. Doughty is honored to serve as the Director of Anthem ALA. Mrs. Doughty has been in education, in multiple facets for the past 15 years. She ran her own Preschool, taught in multiple grade levels, and has now served in administration at our Anthem campus for the past 3 years. Mrs. Doughty was born and raised here in Pinal County, Arizona and comes from a long line of educators. She and her husband Shane, raised their 4 children here in the Florence area. As a family they enjoy traveling together, playing cards, and spending time at the beach in Mexico.
Mrs. Doughty earned her Bachelor's of Science degree in Education from Northern Arizona University. She has a dual certification in Elementary and Special Education. Mrs. Doughty has a deep love of children and a passion for fostering environments which are conducive to learning and promoting excellence. Mrs. Doughty holds a deep belief in our Mission Statement, "To provide the best educational experience, to as many students as possible, in a moral and wholesome environment". Collaboratively, with her staff, they work everyday to fulfill this mission.
Mrs. Stephanie Easton is the Assistant Director at the Anthem Elementary Campus for American Leadership Academy. She graduated with a Bachelor’s degree in Interdisciplinary Studies K-8 and taught 3rd grade at the ALA Ironwood campus prior to joining the Anthem K-6 staff. As an educator, she believes in educating the whole child and looking for the best in every student. Mrs. Easton recognizes each child as an individual, with unique abilities and needs, both academically and emotionally. One size does not fit all. She knows academics are vital; but equally important are the ALA RAISE values and the skills they provide students as they navigate the world as leaders. Mrs. Easton considers it a privilege to serve the Anthem ALA community. Go Warriors!
Parents, did you know that our Anthem campus has a preschool and pre-k program? We support your kids from ages 3 and up, teaching them our core values while integrating American Leadership Academy's Core Knowledge Sequence. Ask about our discounts!