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Mrs. Lindy Dillehay

Faculty Information
Location(s) Lower School, Administration
Department(s) Physical Education, Social Studies
Title(s) Head of Lower School, LCIII Social Studies, PE with Pre-K and K
Other Information
1973 

Head of Lower School, LCIII Social Studies ldillehay@sumneracademy.org

Lindy has been teaching at Sumner Academy since the school's beginning. In addition to serving as Lower School Director, she teaches social studies in the third and fourth grades. Lindy earned her B.S. at George Peabody College of Teaching and her M.S. from Vanderbilt University. She received the Sumner Academy Teacher's Award in 1986 and the Hubert Smothers Award for Excellence in Teaching from Tennessee Association of Independent Schools in 2008. Lindy and her husband Terry have two sons, David and Michael, both of whom are Sumner Academy graduates. David and Nina Dillehay are the parents of Lindy and Terry's two grandchildren. Michael Dillehay is married to Desiree and lives in Columbus, GA.

Contact Information
School Email
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School Phone
615-452-1914   x135
Education
Degree(s) B.S., George Peabody College of Teaching
M.Ed., Vanderbilt University

Educating independent thinkers since 1973.

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