Media Room
Management Team

​​​​​​​​​​​​The CMS management team is comprised of executive staff,  learning community superintendents and other CMS leaders. To contact a member of the management team, click on the appropriate contact link and complete the form, including your name, address, phone number, email address, e​​tc.


Team Member

Bio

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Dr. Clayton Wilcox Photo

​​Dr. Clayton M. Wilcox

Superintendent




Laura Francisco
Chief of Staff




Avery Mitchell
Associate Superintendent
of Middle Schools



Trish Sexton
Associate Superintendent
of Elementary Schools



​Kathy Elling

Associate Superintendent, Student Services




Brian Kingsley
Chief Academic Officer



Tracy Russ
Chief Communications Officer




​Sheila W. Shirley

Chief Financial Officer




Carol Stamper
Chief Operating Officer




Frank D. Barnes
Chief Equity Officer




Derek Root
Chief Technology Officer




Gerri Parker
Interim Human Resources Officer


​Earnest Winston

Chief Engagement Officer / Ombudsman




​LaTarzja Henry

Executive Director of Community Partnerships & Family Engagement




Talla Rittenhouse
Executive Director,
Strategy Management




Sonja Gantt
Executive Director, CMS Public Schools Foundation




​Akeshia Craven-Howell

Associate Superintendent, Student Assignment and School Choice





Charlotte Nadja Trez

Executive Director, English Language Learner Services




​Valerie Truesdale

Associate Superintendent for Personalization and School Partnerships




​George Battle, III

General Counsel




 CMS Learning Community Superintendents


Superintendent
Learning Community

Bio

Email


​​Denise Watts

Central 1




Tara Lynn Sullivan
Central 2




John Wall
Northeast




​Dr. Matthew Hayes

Northwest




Kondra Rattley
Southeast




Stephen Esposito
Southwest




Dr. Ann Stalnaker
Exceptional Children