Center of Excellence for Educator Preparation & Innovation Directory

The faculty and staff of the Center of Excellence for Educator Preparation and Innovation at Voorhees University include certified South Carolina teachers, national board-certified educators, clinical faculty advisors, academic coaches, and a myriad of credentialed professionals with extensive classroom and professional experiences in K-16 settings. 

To achieve our mission, the Center of Excellence for Educator Preparation and Innovation at Voorhees University team is currently working primarily with the V-NET Pathway, the Voorhees Network for Enhanced Teaching; the IMPACT Pathway, Improvement Science Propels Achievement and Critical Thinking; the Voorhees University School of Graduate Studies and the Chicago SEED (Supporting Effective Educator Development) Project.

Leadership Team

Dr. Damara Hightower Mitchell

Executive Director and Provost/Vice President for Academic Affairs, Voorhees University

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Dr. Tondaleya Green-Jackson

Director & Associate Professor, Voorhees University

Mrs. Alisha Truesdale-Cotton

Associate Director

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Dr. Damara Hightower Mitchell

Chief Executive Officer

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Dr. Tondaleya Green Jackson

Director & Associate Professor, Voorhees University

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Mrs. Alisha Truesdale-Cotton

Associate Director and
REAP Project Director

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Ms. Deborah Kinard

Program Coordinator

Senior Strategists

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Mrs. Margo Jackson

Senior Clinical Faculty Advisor,
Chicago SEED Advisory Board

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Mr. Marvin McClean

Senior Strategist for Evaluation and Continuous Improvement

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Mr. Jesse Outen

Senior Clinical Faculty Advisor,
Chicago SEED Advisory Board

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Dr. Stacey Wilson

Senior Clinical Faculty Advisor,
School of Graduate Studies

Voorhees University School of Graduate Studies

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Dr. Gwenda Greene

Dean of Graduate Studies, Continuing Education Integrative Learning

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Dr. Sabrina Moore

Academic & Professional Development Coordinator, School of Graduate Studies, Continuing Education and Integrative Learning

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Ms. Michelle Copeland

Administrative Assistant,
School of Graduate Studies, Continuing Education and Integrative Learning

Chicago SEED (Supporting Effective Educator Development) Staff

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Dr. Andress
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Project Director

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Mrs. Kathy McMillan-Bennon

Clinical Education Manager

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Dr. AUDREY HARRIS

Professional Learning Curriculum Content Developer

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Ms. Nadine Edney

Professional Development Coordinator

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Ms. Ponya Wray

Executive Administrative Assistant

Rewarding Educator Achievement and Performance (REAP) Staff

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Ms. Teesha Davis

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Dr. Cinthia Wolfe

Professional Learning Manager

EPI Center Staff and Consultants

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Mrs. Carla Adams

Clinical Faculty Advisor

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Ms. Angel Richardson Combs

Logistic Planner

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Ms. Sharon Dublin

Instructional Technology Coach

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Ms. Natasha Grigg

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Dr. Jennifer Logan

Clinical Faculty Advisor

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Ms. Nekita Marlin

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Mrs. Donyetta Queen

Student Services Coordinator

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Dr. Theresa Riley

Public Relations and Marketing Specialist

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Dr. Keisha K. Scott

Clinical Faculty Advisor

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Ms. Alicia Smith

Administrative Coordinator

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Ms. Boudre Thomas

Student Services Coordinator

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Ms. Sonia Vaughn

Administrative Coordinator

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Ms. Angela Woodard

Database Specialist

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