Tennessee Education Association

Great Public Schools for All Students


Board of Directors

Board Districts

TEA Board of Directors:
Click on names to email board members.



Tanya T. Coats*


Joe Crabtree*

District 1 Director

District 2 Director

Rhonda Lankford

District 3 Director

Peter Blair
District 4 Director
Sherry Morgan
Director 5 Director
Wendy Duncan
District 6 Director
Lori Cleveland
District 7 Director

District 8 Director

Arielle Dyer

District 9 Director

Paula Pendergrass*

District 10 Director

Brenda Munusamy

District 11 Director

Fred Riley*

District 12 Director

District 13 Director

Paige Neill

District 14 Director

Renee Baum

District 15 Director

Danette Stokes

Administrator E-TN

Shaunna Foster

Administrator M-TN 

Dr. Janolyn King
Administrator W-TN
Eugene Lockhart
Education Support
Professional (ESP) 

Joyce Gutierrez

State Special Schools

Ginger Henderson

Higher Education

Clinton Smith
Student TEA (STEA)
Will Crawford

Black Classroom
Teacher E-TN

LaDawn Hudgins*

Black Classroom 

Teacher M-TN
Kenneth Martin

Black Classroom 

Teacher W-TN
Neshellda Johnson

New Teacher Member
Haley Allen

NEA Director

Tiffany Reed*

NEA Director

Randall Woodard

(Non-Voting Member)

Ron Pendergrass

NEA ESP At-Large
(Non-Voting Member)

Jacqueline Burton

  * Indicates Executive Committee 

TEA Fund for Children and Public Education (TEA-FCPE) Executive Council

Tanya T. Coats

Vice Chairperson: 
Joe Crabtree

Terrance Gibson

District 1:
Diana Barnett

District 2: 

District 3: 
Steven Rodgers

District 4:
Dave Gorman

District 5:
Nancy Franklin

District 6: 
Michael Stein
Tracy Davis

District 7:
Dana Mullican

District 8:
Caryce Leaders

District 9: 
Amy Flatt

District 10: 
Constance Brown

District 11: 

District 12:
Stefi Outlaw

District 13: 

District 14:
Jessica Minton

District 15: