A career educator, Ms. Johnson has been a part of the family for nearly twenty years. Prior to coming to Gilcrease, she served at Hawthorne, Thoreau, Jackson, and the former Sam Houston Elementary. She is committed to ensuring that students have the skills needed to become their own agents of change.
Mrs. Newsome has been in education for almost 10 years. She has served children/ students in many capacities. Newsome graduated from the prestigious Omaha Central High School, where she later went back to teach for 7 years. She attended college at the University of Nebraska Lincoln, receiving her B.A in Business Administration with an endorsement in Education, in 2012. Newsome married to her husband, SSG Wardell Newsome III, and they have four beautiful children.