About Mrs. Matthews
Allyson Langley Matthews is a veteran educator with over 15 years in the field of education. Matthews graduated with a B.S. in Chemistry from Lagrange College (1987), a Class B Science Certificate from UAB Birmingham (1989), and a M.A. in Instructional Leadership from Jacksonville State University (2016). Matthews grew up in the Lanett area and attends church at First Baptist Church in Lanett where she has provided leadership in the children's department since 1993. She married her high school sweetheart Richard Matthews, a 1983 Lanett High graduate, and they are the proud parents of three young ladies; Carrie Houston, Langley Marie, and Emily Jo. Her most cherished classroom memories have taken place in the science classroom and science lab. She is in her fourth year with the Lanett City School system supporting the leadership team at W.O. Lance Elementary and building relationships with over 600 Pre-K through 6th grade friends.