Wanda Conway Bradley, Ph.D., originally from the beautiful Mississippi Gulf Coast, is beginning her eighteenth year in the field of education, thirteen of which have been in administration. She has been an administrator with the Department of Defense since 2009, working in the Kentucky District as principal of Pierce Elementary and Scott Middle School.
Dr. Bradley has earned a Bachelor’s degree in Economics from Tougaloo College and Bachelor and Master’s degrees in Elementary Education from the University of Southern Mississippi. She has also earned a Specialist degree and a doctorate in Psychology and Educational Leadership from the University of Southern Mississippi.
It is Dr. Bradley’s philosophy that in order for students to experience true learning they have to first believe that they are valued and experience a since of belonging. She strives to promote a safe, positive, authentic, engaging learning environment for every child.
Dr. Bradley is active in various community service and professional organizations. She was selected and participated in DoDEA’s Leadership Institute and is a founding fellow of the University of Southern Mississippi’s Center for School Leadership. She is the proud parent of two amazing children, Krista, 13 and Myles, 11.