What's New in SPS? Division Admin Changes

What's New in SPS? Division Admin Changes
Posted on 07/06/2021

Cynthia Devers, Supervisor of Social and Emotional Support, School Administrative Offices - Ms. Devers served as a teacher for Suffolk Public Schools for 15 years. She also taught at Johnson City Tennessee Public Schools for one year. She received her Bachelor of Science from Radford University and her Master's of Arts from East Tennessee State University.

Richard FortuneSupervisor of Student ActivitiesSchool Administrative Offices - Mr. Fortune served as the Athletic Director for Hampton Public Schools for three years, Women's Basketball Coach at Old Dominion University for four years, Women's Basketball Coach at Virginia Commonwealth University for two years, Women's Basketball Coach for the University of Central Florida for two years, and Student Support Specialist for Caroline County Public Schools for 14 years. He received his Bachelor of Arts from Virginia State University.

Dr. Angela King
Supervisor of School Counseling Services (preK-12), School Administrative Offices - Dr. King served as the School Counselor Director for Chesapeake Public Schools for 7 years, a previous School Counselor for Suffolk Public Schools for four years and a School Counselor for the Department of Defense for two years. King received her Bachelor of Arts from the University of Georgia, her Master's of Arts from the University of West Alabama, and her Doctorate from Northcentral University.

Dr. Joleen Neighbors
Supervisor of Fine and Performing Arts, School Administrative Offices - Dr. Neighbors served as the Fine Arts Facilitator for Suffolk Public Schools for 14 years, a teacher within SPS for 18 years and an Adjunct Professor at Regent University for six years. She received her Bachelor of Arts from Elon University, her Master's of Arts from Regent University and her Doctorate also from Regent University.

Welcome Our New SPS Principals!

Dana Bilby, 
Principal, Elephant's Fork Elementary - Ms. Bilby served as a teacher for Suffolk Public Schools for 10 years, and as an Assistant Principal for the school district for nine years. She received her Bachelor of Arts from Longwood College and her Maters of Arts from Regent University.

Dr. Janet Wright- DavisPrincipal, Nansemond Parkway Elementary - Dr. Wright-Davis served as a former teacher for Norfolk Public Schools for five years, and Virginia Beach Public Schools for three years. She later served an Assistant Principal for Petersburg Public Schools four years, and for Mecklenburg County Public Schools for one year. Dr. Wright-Davis taught for Suffolk Public Schools for one year, and later served as an Assistant Principal for SPS for two years. She received her Bachelor of Arts from the University of Virginia, her Master's of Arts from Cambridge College and her Doctorate from Regent University.

Welcome Our New SPS Assistant Principals!

Lauren BarrettAssistant Principal, Nansemond Parkway Elementary
Dennis Tysinger, Assistant Principal, Elephant's Fork Elementary