Rhonda Williams

Rhonda Williams

President

Mrs. Rhonda Williams is dedicated to uplifting and advocating for students as an Intervention Facilitator in Garland ISD. During her time as an educator, Rhonda has championed student success through her leadership and systemic development of programs fostering impactful student and community partnerships. Rhonda hails from Arkansas but has called Texas her home for more than twenty years. 

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Shaneia Smith

Shaneia Smith

President Elect

Shaneia Smith is originally from Alto, Texas, a small, rural town in deep East Texas. Ms. Smith attended Stephen F. Austin State University in Nacogdoches, Texas where she obtained her Bachelors in Liberal Arts and Communication, and later a Masters in Secondary Education with an Emphasis in Teacher Leadership.

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Statia Paschel

Statia Paschel

Immediate Past President

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Dianne Shaw

Dianne Shaw

Treasurer

Dianne Shaw is a native of Southwest Louisiana who received her Bachelor of Science Degree from Louisiana State University in Baton Rouge, Louisiana. Later, Dianne obtained her Master’s Degree from Concordia University Texas in Austin, Texas in Educational Administration with a focus in Instructional Leadership. Dianne has been in the field of education and working in Garland Independent School District for over 15 years. Currently, she is working at the Classical Center at Brandenburg as an 8th Grade Reading Interventionist (“A” Campus).

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Eboney Forte

Eboney Forté

Corresponding Secretary

Eboney Forté is originally from Paris TX, and has been with Garland ISD for over 15 years where she has served as a teacher, instructional coach and district administrator. She currently is a professional development specialist with Garland. Eboney is a third generation Lion and has a B.A. in political science from TAMU-Commerce (formally ETSU).

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Elizabeth Jean-Pierre

Elizabeth Jean-Pierre

Recording Secretary

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ShaRee Andrews

Financial Secretary

ShaRee was born and partially raised in Dallas, Tx, she eventually grew up and completed public school in East Texas. She earned her Bachelor of Arts Degree in Political Science at East Texas State University in Commerce, Tx, and her Master’s Degree in Education at Texas A&M University-Commerce.

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Cory Malcolm

Cory Malcolm

Parliamentarian

Cory Malcolm is a Garland native; that is a graduate of Garland ISD. Cory graduated from Garland High School in 2003. He earned his bachelor's degree from Louisiana Tech University in Elementary Education and Special Education. In 2015, Cory earned dual masters degrees from Dallas Baptist University. Cory is currently in the process of completing his doctorate degree in Educational Leadership. Cory is currently serving as an Assistant Principal at Flower Mound High School 9th Grade Center.

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Kimberly Thomas

Kimberly Thomas

Historian

Kimberly Thomas was born in Alexandria, Louisiana, where she attended Peabody Magnet High School. She is a proud graduate of Southern University and A&M College, where she obtained a Bachelor of Science degree in Mathematics. She furthered her education by obtaining a Master of Arts degree in Professional Development from Amberton University and a Master of Education in Administration and Supervision from the University of Phoenix.

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Nickolas Gaines

Nickolas Gaines

Co-Chaplain

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Darrin Montena

Darrin Montena

Co-Chaplain

  • Not Pictured: Advisory Council

    • Linda Griffin
    • John Washington
    • Gradyne Brown
    • Phyllis Williams
    • Statia Paschel
    • Pamela Edwards

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