Federal Programs Staff

Quentin Ransburg                    Executive Director

Charlotte Luckett                      Assistant to the Executive Director

Patricia Youngblood                 Office Manager



Bureau of ESSA Programs

VACANT                                   Bureau Director


Division of Special Populations

Monique Henderson, Ed.D.     Director

Gwendolyn King                      Migrant Education/English Language Learners & Immigrants Coordinator

Tiffany Jones                           Neglected and Delinquent/Homeless Education Coordinator



Division of Professional Development and Student Learning Opportunities

Farrah Nicholson                      Director

Betina White                             Monitoring and Compliance Coordinator

Chris Norwood                          21st Century Community Learning Centers Coordinator

VACANT                                   21st Century Community Learning Centers Specialist

VACANT                                   Student Support and Academic Enrichment Coordinator


Division of Schoolwide Development

Brendsha Roby                         Director

Dr. Rajeeni Clay-Scott              Improving Teacher Quality, Rural & Low Incomes Schools Coordinator

Barbara Greene                        Parental Engagement Coordinator

Tarro Funches                          Private and Charter Schools Coordinator


Division of MCAPS, Data Collection and Reporting

Mariea B. Jackson                    MCAPS Administrator



Bureau of Grants Management

Elisha Campbell                        Finance Director

Shanika Grant                           School Payments, Budget, Procurement, and Vendor Payments Accountant

Rosemary Horne                       Carryover, MOE, Comparability Accountant

VACANT                                   Accountant

Office of Federal Programs     P.O. Box 771     Jackson, MS 39205-0771     Phone: (601) 359-3499     Fax: (601) 359-2587

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