Sharla Haight has been employed at Messiah Lutheran Church and School since 1996 and has served as School Administrator since 2007. Mrs. Haight began her Messiah career as a Preschool/Pre-Kindergarten teacher. She taught in this capacity for seven years and then moved up to the elementary grades, where she taught 2nd/3rd, 3rd/ 4th grades, as well as 6th-8th grade math. Prior to coming to Messiah, Mrs. Haight taught 5th and 7th grades in the public school system.
Mrs. Haight holds three degrees- a BBA, a BA in Elementary Education with special endorsements for middle-school grades, and a Master’s degree in Educational Leadership. She has also completed the Lutheran Colloquy (Minister of Religion) program through Concordia University, River Forest. Her educational background, teaching expertise, and first-hand knowledge of our school provide a valuable support system for teachers, students, and parents.
Mrs. Haight has two children, Sheridan and Cole. Sheridan,a recent graduate of OU Law School, is an attorney in Tulsa, and Cole (a former Messiah student) is a Senior at OU and plans on med school in 2018. Mrs. Haight enjoys reading, working out, Pinterest, shopping, going to the beach and traveling with her husband Byron, and cheering for the OU Sooners!