Time & Location
Oct 25, 2023, 7:00 AM
About the event
Tom Ward is a lifelong educator and mentor, currently serving as a Graduation Success Coach with MNPS. Tom also has a long history in non-profit and was the President/CEO of Oasis Center for eight years beginning in 2012. He began his career in education as an elementary school teacher with MNPS and quickly moved into administration within MNPS, serving as the Principal of Brick Church Middle School, Wright Middle School, Meigs Middle Magnet before becoming the District Magnet School Administrator. Tom went on to serve as the Executive Principal of East Literature Magnet and then Hume-Fogg Academic Magnet High School for eight years. Tom has also served in coaching and leadership capacities with the UAE, Vanderbilt University and continued to work with MNPS as a Staff Development Consultant.
Tom’s community service includes the Centennial Children’s Hospital Community Advisory Board and the Alignment Nashville Leadership Board currently. Tom holds an M.Ed in Education Administration from MTSU and earned his BS in Elementary Education from Western Kentucky University.