Strategic Planning Team

  • The Strategic Planning Team, comprised of a cross-section of the community, joined together in October 2010 for a three-day session to create a draft strategic plan. Team members are:

    • Ms. Adria Graham Scott (Board)
    • Dr. Norma Murdoch-Kitt (Board)
    • Dr. Yvonne Brandon (Superintendent)
    • Mrs. Victoria Oakley (CAO)
    • Mr. Andy Hawkins (CFO)
    • Mrs. Rosalind Taylor (Principal, Elementary)
    • Mr. Michael Kight (Principal, Middle)
    • Mrs. Beverly Britt (Principal, High)
    • Ms. Mauricee Holmes (Principal, CTE)
    • Mrs. Annie Campbell (Teacher, Elementary)
    • Ms. LaTonya Waller (Teacher, Middle)
    • Mr. Raju Jaini (Teacher, High)
    • Mr. Wade Ellegood (REA)
    • Ms. Veronica Waddey (RAEOP)
    • Ms. Patricia Eberhardt (Classified Staff)
    • Mrs. Joan Yates (Parent/Gifted Advisory Bd.)
    • Dr. Jennifer Smith-Slabaugh (Parent/Non-Profit/Higher Ed)
    • Mrs. Mieko Manuel-Timmons (Parent/Faith Community)
    • Mr. Vernon Clement (Parent/PTA)
    • Mrs. Carletta Wilson (Parent/Special Education Advisory Bd.)
    • Mr. Melvin Law (Community)
    • Mr. Don Cowles (Community)
    • Ms. Erin McGrath (Community/Parent)
    • Dr. Danny Avula (Community)
    • Mr. Jim Watkins (Business)
    • Mr. Jim Ukrop (Business)
    • Dr. W. Franklin Evans (Higher Education)
    • Dr. Malcolm Holmes/Dr. Gary Rhodes (Higher Education)
    • Cadet Arjin Harris (Student)
    • Ms. Erin Swinson (Student)


    This team met again for two full days in April to review the work of the Action Teams and to develop a final draft of the Strategic Plan to present to the Richmond School Board. The School Board adopted the Strategic Plan on June 6, 2011.