Ms. Bunnell graduated from Memorial High School. She holds her undergraduate degree from Oklahoma State University and her master’s degree from Northeastern State University in the areas of counseling and administration. She has taught in Tulsa for the past 40 years, all in the middle and junior high schools. She began her career as a math teacher, transitioned to counselor, then assistant principal and is now serving as principal of Memorial Junior High. Ms. Bunnell feels that how student’s experience learning is their best way to develop a love for learning. She has worked with her staff over the past four years to develop a strong, focused personal learning program for students called INCharge.