Becky Hester was graduated cum laude with a
BS degree in Education from The University
of Alabama in 1994. She received the honor
of "Most Outstanding Student" in the area of
1995, she was one of the two teachers to be
hired in Florence City Schools as a floating
art teacher; they served six Florence City
elementary schools for two years. After
restructuring of the schools, she became the
full-time art teacher for Powell Elementary.
Following four years away, she was welcomed
back "home" to Weeden in 2012.
the years, her students have received many
awards from local, state, and national art
competitions. She has represented Crayola,
Artsonia, and Children's Hospital of Alabama
in various art workshops and events.