On Thursday, September 1 Education Commissioner Candice McQueen named Dr. Tina Weatherford, Principal of Joseph Brown Elementary, a finalist for the Tennessee Principal of the Year award. This is an annual award given to a school principal who has shown outstanding service, exceptional leadership, drives overall improvements in their school and has a track record of exceptional gains in student learning.
One of nine finalist, Dr. Weatherford has been the principal of Joseph Brown Elementary since 2008 and has served within Maury County Public Schools for 33 years. Many describe her as a hard working, dedicated educator and well deserving of this award. We congratulate Dr. Weatherford and thank her for being a prime example of the exceptional faculty that is #GrowMaury
The Winners of the Tennessee Principal of the Year award will be announced on October 25, 2016, during the department’s LEAD Conference. To see the full list of nominees follow the link HERE