Phone: 417-724-6520


Degrees and Certifications:

Dr. Brigette Golmen

Hello Mathews Families,

It is my honor to serve you as principal of Mathews Elementary. I continuously strive to model a love of lifetime learning.  


My goal as principal is to continue to foster a love of learning in an environment where students and staff are excited to enter our doors each day.  I am committed to working collaboratively to encourage students to achieve their highest potential while exhibiting strong character, integrity, and leadership.  I look forward to partnering with you to ensure your child has a successful experience at Mathews Elementary!


On behalf of the Mathews team, welcome to Helen Mathews Elementary.  We feel honored to have the opportunity to serve you.  Each family’s involvement is vital to the success of our students.  We are thankful for your suggestions, time, and support.  Thank you for sharing your children with us each day! If you have any questions, comments, or concerns please feel free to contact us at 417-724-6520.


Your partner in education,

Brigette Golmen, Ed.D