Retail & Design Management Experience
Mental Health Experience
Professional Civic
Affiliations &
Other Honors
Teaching Experience
Administrative Experience
Education & Licensure


5/04       PhD in Education Administration – Cognate: Guidance & Counseling
              Jackson State UniversityJackson, Mississippi
              Dissertation Topic: Educational Leadership Behaviors that Motivate Teachers

5/97       Master of Science in General Psychology - Emphasis in School
              University of Southern MississippiHattiesburg, Mississippi
              Research Topic: Organizational Skills Instruction & Academic Improvement

5/97       Master of Education in Administration and Supervision
              Jackson State UniversityJackson, Mississippi

8/86       Bachelor of Science in Radio, Television, and Film - Minor: Adv, Mkt and PR
              University of Southern MississippiHattiesburg, Mississippi

5/80       High School Diploma
              Jenks High SchoolJenks, Oklahoma


Mississippi Department of Education License Number 146573 – expiration 06/30/2024

A             119-English, 171-Psychology, 181-Biology, 185-Chemistry, 188-General Science

AAAA    486-Administrator Career Level

Oklahoma Department of Education License Number 232526 – expiration 06/30/2024

Doctorate     0501-Superintendent     0503-Secondary Principal     0505-Elementary Principal


Big Picture Learning

Directors’ Conference: 04/09 Providence, Rhode Island; 04/10 Nashville, TN

Middle College National Consortium

Winter Leadership Conference: 02/10 Redondo Beach, California

National Alternative Education Association

Annual Conference 01/2009; 01/2010: San Antonio, Texas

Oklahoma Quality Award

Examiner’s Annual Training: 07/2007; 07/2008; 07/2009 Oklahoma City, Oklahoma

Leading Equity and Diversity in Education

Annual Conference: 04/09 Las Vegas, Nevada

Association for Supervision and Curriculum Development

School Improvement Symposium: 02/09 Alexandria, Virginia

National Staff Development Council

Annual Professional Development Conference: 12/07 Dallas, Texas; 12/08 Washington, D.C.

Scientific Learning 

Leadership Summit: 09/08 Destin, Florida

Southern Regional Education Board – Annual Leadership Training

How to Mentor in a Rigorous, Standards-Based Internship Trainer 7/06 Orlando, Florida

National Center on Education and the Economy

Annual Professional Development: 1/03 Savannah, Georgia; 1/04; 1/06 Los Angeles, CA

GEAR UP Training

Grant Management Conference: 2/04 Las Vegas, Nevada

Compass Learning

Leadership Summit: 11/03 West Palm Beach, Florida

US Department of Education GEAR UP Training

Annual Professional Development Conference: 2/03 Phoenix, Arizona; 7/03 Washington, D.C.

Center for Leadership in School Reform – Phil Schlecty

Administrator Training Conference: 7/02 Naples. Florida

Success for All School Reform Training

Annual New Leaders’ Conference: 7/01 San Antonio, Texas

Association for Supervision and Curriculum Development

National Conference: 3/00 New Orleans. Louisiana

Responsibility Training Based in Glasser’s Theories

Pinnacle Institutes: 3/00 Jackson, Mississippi

National Academy Foundation

Annual Staff Development Institute: 7/99 Anaheim, California

Director’s Annual Training Conference: 11/99 Cleveland Ohio

School Executive Management Institute: OSL I & II

Mississippi State Department of Education: 10/98-11/99 Jackson, Mississippi

Adult CPR - Red Cross Certification

Mississippi State Hospital: 9/98; Hudspeth: 5/97 Whitfield, Mississippi

Techniques for the Management of Aggressive Behavior

Mississippi State Hospital: 8/98 Whitfield, Mississippi

Functional Behavioral Analysis

Brian Iwata: 12/97 Jackson, Mississippi

Boys Town Social Skills Instruction:

MAPS Conference: 2/96 Jackson, Mississippi

Aggression Replacement Therapy & Social Skills

Arnold Goldstein Seminar: 3/95 Tupelo, Mississippi

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