Our Team

Office Of The Superintendent

  • Dr. Mervin B. Daugherty, superintendent

  • Dr. Joseph Tylus, deputy superintendent

Listed below are organizational areas, chiefs and directors in the school system.


  • Dr. Sharon Pope, chief academic officer

  • Chad Maclin, director of career and technical education

  • Ernest Longworth, director of instructional innovation

  • Dr. Elaine Gould, director of special education

  • Dr. Monique Booth, director of elementary curriculum development and support

  • Emily Stains, director of secondary curriculum development and support

Communications And Community Engagement

  • Shawn Smith, chief of communications and community engagement

  • Dr. John Murray, executive director of constituent services

  • Dr. Chad Knowles, director of student conduct and pupil placement

  • Jenny O’Quinn, director of creative and media services


  • Robert Meister, chief finance officer

  • Paula Aldous, executive director of finance

  • Jami Peoples, director of finance and payroll

  • Kailyn Campbell, director of budget

  • Berkley Dunbrack, director of food and nutrition services

Human Resources And Talent Management

  • Dr. Kimberly Hough, chief of human resources and talent management

  • Brandy Shephard, director of staffing and employee relations

  • Sammy Robillos, director of compensation and benefits


  • Josh Davis, chief operations officer

  • Dr. Calvin Frye, director of student transportation

  • John Thumma, director of facilities and maintenance

  • Scott A. Carson, director of construction


  • Dr. Lisa High, chief of schools

  • Dr. Beth Stefanko, director of elementary school leadership

  • Dr. Lottie Spurlock, director of elementary school leadership

  • Dr. Rachel Foglesong, director of elementary school leadership

  • Dr. Derek Wasnock, director of middle school leadership

  • Dr. Belinda Merriman, director of high school leadership

  • Dr. Aurelia Ortiz, director of equity and student support services

  • Darnella Sims, director of school improvement


  • Dr. Timothy Tillman, chief technology officer

  • Erin Ford, director of technology services

  • Lourdes Lundsford, director of information security