Degrees and Certifications:
MEd. Candidate Concordia University Austin Bachelor of Arts- Schreiner University SPED- EC-12 Generalist EC-6
Mrs. Leslie Anaya
Mrs. Leslie Anaya (formerly Swanson) received her undergraduate degree from Schreiner University. She was a stay-at-home mother and foster mom for many years before pursuing her teacher certification credentials. After advocating for the educational needs of the children in her care, she felt a calling to pursue her alternative teacher certification from Texas A&M- Commerce.
After serving as a special education teacher in Dallas ISD, Mansfield ISD, and Abilene ISD; she found her teaching home in Brownwood ISD. Mrs. Anaya is beginning her third year of teaching 6th grade math at Coggin-Intermediate. Additionally, she will be assisting the Lady Lions program as the JV Volleyball coach. Recently, she was named Elementary Teacher of the Year for Brownwood Intermediate, Brownwood ISD, and ESC Region 15.
Mrs. Anaya is married and has two sons( Kyle 18, Caleb 16). Her hobbies include: fishing, hunting, various sports, and dance.