Administration
Mr. David Sams, Principal
Mr. Sams graduated from Warner Robins High School and earned a Bachelor of Business Administration from Georgia Southern University. Later, he also received a bachelor's degree in middle grades education from Georgia Southern. In 1997, he began his teaching career at Warner Robins Middle School. Over the years, he taught Georgia history, science, math, and computers. In 2007, he was named the Warner Robins Middle School Teacher of the Year. Mr. Sams received his master's degree in educational leadership from Columbus State University and a specialist in educational leadership from Valdosta State University. He served as assistant principal of both Lindsey Elementary and Northside Elementary before being named principal of Northside Elementary in 2016. In his free time, Mr. Sams enjoys spending time with his family and also at the Fab Lab, making gifts for the Northside Elementary faculty and staff.
Mrs. Rebecca Oakley, Assistant Principal of Instruction

Mrs. Rebecca Oakley is a proud product of the Houston County School System. She attended Miller Elementary, Bert Rumble Middle School, and graduated from Warner Robins High School. Mrs. Oakley received her Bachelor of Science in Middle Grades Education from Mercer University. Later, she returned to school to earn her master's and specialist degrees in middle grades education and educational leadership from Valdosta State University. She additionally holds a Gifted and Teacher Support Specialist Endorsement through Middle Georgia RESA. 

In 2005, Mrs. Oakley began her teaching career. She has taught at Feagin Mill Middle School, Warner Robins Middle School, and Mossy Creek Middle School. Mrs. Oakley has served as a team leader, member of the Better Seeking Team, leadership team, the department chair for science, science curriculum writer and ambassador, as well as coaching cheer. In 2011, Mrs. Oakley was named the Warner Robins Middle School Teacher of the Year and the Houston County System Teacher of the Year. In 2015, she was also named AFA STEM teacher of the year. Mrs. Oakley has served as the Assistant Principal of Instruction at Northside Elementary School since 2016.

She is married to Russell Oakley, and together they have two children.  Mrs. Oakley is extremely excited to serve the students, teachers, and families of Northside Elementary School. 

Mrs. Kristen Brooks, Assistant Principal of Discipline

Mrs. Kristen Brooks is a proud native of Atlanta, Georgia. She received a Bachelor of Science in Early Childhood Education from Fort Valley State University. Mrs. Brooks also holds a Master of Education in Instructional Technology, Specialist in Education in Curriculum and Instruction and Specialist in Education in Educational Leadership, all from Georgia College and State University. She additionally holds a Gifted, Math, and Science Endorsement through Middle Georgia RESA. 

Mrs. Brooks began her teaching career at Lindsey Elementary School in 2006 as a third-grade teacher. As a part of the Houston County School District, she has served as second through fifth grade teacher; science curriculum writer and ambassador; cheerleading coach at Northside High and Warner Robins Middle; and ESOL teacher. In 2019, Mrs. Brooks was named Assistant Principal for Discipline at Lindsey Elementary and Northside Elementary. 

Mrs. Brooks and her husband, Antwan have two children, Kaelyn and Antwan (AJ).