MEET OUR DYNAMIC TEAM
Our staff is a dynamic group of school and district leadership experts, researchers, and nonprofit management professionals who apply their talents to advance our mission.
We share the belief that all students deserve joyful learning environments and access to talented teachers and leaders. That belief fuels our curiosity, creativity, and innovation to design services and support for Georgia teachers and leaders that make a difference.
Leslie Hazle Bussey, Ph.D.
Patty Heitmuller, Ph.D.
Terri Seay Bryant, Ph.D.
Kasey Wood, M.Ed.
Meca Mohammed, Ph.D.
Letishia Seabrook Jones, Ph.D.
Jennie Welch, Ph.D.
James Osanyinbi, M.P.A.
WHAT OUR PARTNERS SAY
"GLISI’s Twitter Chats have made me more aware of my interactions. I'm more willing to ask questions, rather than being quick to respond. Your team has influenced how I lead."
- Kristi Brooks, Jasper County
"GLISI brings leadership development expertise and a deep knowledge of the Georgia context to the table, but what we value most is the time they invest in personalizing learning for our people."
- Jeff Bearden, Forsyth County
"GLISI is a leading authority on leadership development and school improvement. I entrust our team to GLISI’s team of experts, and continue to see positive results in my system as a result."
-Yolanda Turner, Calhoun County Schools