Libby Tanner teaches kindergarten at the Academy. She grew up in Michigan, where she taught for 4 years before coming to Alabama. Mrs. Tanner taught in Athens before coming to teach at The Academy. Her degree is in elementary education with a specialization in language arts from Adrian College in Michigan. She and her husband, Jordan, have a dog named Flynn Rider and a cat named Fargo Pete. They attend Summit Crossing Community Church where she serves in the nursery. She enjoys running, crafts, eating at food trucks, coffee, walks on the beach and shopping at Marshall's. Mrs. Tanner’s favorite Bible verse is Hebrews 10:23.