Ms. Kelley Finley

Phone: 871-3595


Degrees and Certifications:

~Bachelor of Arts Degree~Masters in Early Childhood Education (Masters +24)~National Board Certification – 2003

Ms. Kelley Finley


Greetings! I am looking forward to a fantastic year!

My Professional Path…

*Graduated from Converse College 


*Received my Masters in Early Childhood Education from Auburn


*Spent my  first 5 years of teaching in Montgomery, AL


*Taught 10 years in Columbia, SC and served as a Literacy Coach for 3 years  

         *Received National Board Certification in 2004

*Moved to Birmingham in 2007 where I started teaching 2nd Grade at Cherokee Bend


* I am starting my 26th year in teaching. This is my 12th year at Cherokee Bend. 



Some Tidbits About Ms. Finley


*I worked in Yellowstone National Park one summer during my college years.

*I completed the Disney World marathon in 2000.

*I drove across country many years ago with a friend from North Carolina to California.

*I enjoy spending time at the beach, playing tennis, hiking, refinishing furniture, and attempting “Do-it-Yourself” projects.

*I have a 10 year old daughter in 5th grade. I cherish my time with her and feel blessed to be her mother.