Accreditation Staff

Education Bureau Manager 

Paula A. Vanderford, Ph.D.

Brenda Shelby, Projects Officer

Office Staff

Susan Andrews, Bureau Director

Thelma Brittain, Parent Relations Director

John Cartwright, Accountability Auditing Director

Teresa Jones, Accountability Standards Director

Rhonda Smith, Non-Public Schools Director



Office of Accreditation     P.O. Box 771     Jackson, MS 39205-0771     Phone: (601) 359-3764     Fax: (601) 359-1979

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