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Ms. Jordan Bailey '11

Outreach Elementary Instructor , Outreach Division

What is your educational background?

I graduated from GSSM in 2011 and went on to attend college at the Rochester Institute of Technology in New York. I graduated in 2016 with both my bachelor’s and master’s of science in environmental science.

How long have you worked at GSSM?

I have worked full-time at GSSM since 2018. I served as a Residence Life Coordinator from 2018 until 2020, when I transitioned into my current role as an Outreach Elementary Instructor.

What’s the best thing about working at GSSM?

The GSSM community as a whole and the students in particular are the best parts of GSSM. There really is nowhere else like it in the world – and it is so wonderful to be working with South Carolina’s best students!

What quotation tells us the most about you?

“Live your beliefs and you can turn the world around.” - Henry David Thoreau

Care to share something about yourself that others would not expect?

I spent a year working at Disney’s Animal Kingdom in Orlando, FL as an educator and animal welfare scientist!