Mission 2017-06-26T20:35:55+00:00


The number one job of the Atlanta public school system is to make certain every family in Atlanta, wherever they live or how much money they have, has a right to have a school they can send their children to without doubt or reservation.

  • He is a product of Atlanta Public Schools

  • The child of a public school educator

  • The father of students at Maynard H. Jackson High School

  • Has been a leader in education reform efforts in southeast Atlanta for most of 20 years

  • Has managed hundreds of millions of dollars worth of school construction projects for the DeKalb County School District


He’ll listen to parents, teachers and administrators. He’ll also be a candid voice of truth to us all when any of us need a reality check that it’s time to step up and do more. And he will celebrate with us when the really important big achievements happen.