Board Members

MAMLE Board Member Information (2017-2018)
Otha Belcher, Jackson Public Schools, Treasurer – MAMLE
Randy Bernamonti, Head Coach, The Kirkland Group The Kirkland Group 404 Orchard Park Ridgeland, MS 39157 601-206-5505 (work)
Cassie Bridges, Principal, Rod Paige Middle School 
Ben Burnett, Ph.D., Associate Professor, William Carey University, IHL Representative – MAMLE
Justin Green, Principal, Powell Middle School
Tiffany Collins, Midtown Public Charter

Marla Davis, Bureau Director, Secondary Curriculum and Instruction, Mississippi Department of Education, MDE Representative – MAMLE

Chinelo Evans, Jackson Public Schools
Cynthia Huff, MAMLE Administrative Assistant MAMLE PO Box 3702 Jackson, MS 39207 601-856-2329 (work) 601-853-8654 (fax)
Leah McCullum, Principal, Laurel Middle School, President – MAMLE
Kimberly McKinney, Teacher, Fifth Street Junior High School

Kimberly McKinney, a teacher at Fifth Street Junior High School, has taught middle school math for 10 years in West Point, MS. Kimberly received her Ph.D. from Mississippi State in 2014 in Elementary, Middle, and Secondary School Administration. Kimberly’s passion and dedication for educating middle school youth is evident in her commitment to remain in the classroom with her young adolescents despite pursuing opportunities for career advancements.

Nicole C. Miller, Ph.D., Assistant Professor, Mississippi State University 662-325-8282

 Dr. Nicole C. Miller is an assistant professor in the Department of Curriculum, Instruction, and Special Education at Mississippi State University and currently prepares middle level teacher candidates. Her research interests include middle level teacher preparation, online teacher preparation, teaching with primary sources, and technology integration. Previously, she worked as a social studies and educational technology teacher at a Los Angeles middle school.  

Dr. LaQuanta Murray Nelson, Principal, Jackson Public Schools, Executive Director – MAMLE

Deloris Scott, Assistant Principal, Woofolk Middle School, Vice President – MAMLE
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