• Learning Forward Mississippi - Board of Directors

     

    Executive Director

    Sara Maghan, Pascagoula School District, retired

     

    President

    Amy Rogers, Lamar County School District, Gifted Teacher

     

    President-Elect

    J. Bradley Brumfield, Walthall County Schools, Supervisor of Instruction / Testing & Curriculum Coordinator

     

    Secretary

    Jennifer Mock, South Panola Schools, District Test Coordinator

     

    Treasurer

    Karen Burke, Vickburg School District, retired

     

    Past President

    Walt Drane, Mississippi Department of Education, Executive Director: Student Assessment and School/District Accountability, Division of Research and Development

     

    Region 1

    Lisa White, Mississippi Department of Education, Educator in Residence (SSIP Coordinator),
    Office of Special Education

     

    Brant Puckett, Pontotoc County School District, STEM / Admin 

     

    Region 2

    Sarah Nicholson, Jackson Public Schools

     

    Frankie Blackmon, Sunflower County Consolidaed School District

     

    Region 3

    Leanne Long- Mississippi State University, Assistant Research Professor, Research and Curriculum Unit

     

    Betty Wilson-McSwain- McComb School District, Federal Programs Director / District Test, Coordinator, Early Learning Collaborative Coordinator

      

    Region 4

    Joe Nelson- Pass Christian School District, Principal

     

    DeDe Smith, Petal School District

     

    Member-At-Large

    Peggy Williams, Lamar County School District, retired

     

    IHL

    Irene Dearman, William Carey University

      

    MS Department of Education

    Paula Vanderford, Mississippi Department of Education

     

    Wendy Clemons, Bureau Director, Director of Professional Development and State Schools, Office of Professional Development

     

    Sebrina Palmer, Office of School Improvement, Director

     

    Federal Programs (MAFEPD)

    Tim Benjamin, Union County School District, Federal Programs Director