For immediate release:

September 7, 2023

MASD would like to congratulate two (2) members of the Executive Leadership Team for being selected for two (2) prestigious programs. More information about the Executive Leaders and programs below.

Sarah J. Bailey - Executive Director, Innovation and Transformation
Mississippi Education Policy Fellow Program (MS-EPFP)

The MS-EPFP program is a fellowship which convenes MS education leaders to impact policy change, research policy positions, and engage state and national policymakers to ensure rural Mississippi students have access to an equitable education. The MS-EPFP Program is one of nine state fellowship programs and is housed at the Mississippi State Social Science Research Center. The MS-EPFP Program is led by the Institute for Educational Leadership.

LaMarlon J. Wilson - Executive Director, Instruction/Professional Development and Technology
Racial Equity Leadership Network (RELN)

The Southern Education Foundation's Racial Equity Leadership Network (RELN) is an 18-Month fellowship for executive-level school district leaders committed to addressing historical disparities in their systems and working toward equity for every student. RELN will come to be reflective of racially and economically diverse communities that constitute our southern region & beyond.

Congratulations Ms. Bailey and Mr. Wilson!!

One Vision, One Mission, One Voice, Accountability for All!!