Student Learning & Success

Dr. Jay C. McClain
Assistant Superintendent of Student Learning & Success
Phone: (434) 515-5040

The Lynchburg City School Board will provide principle-centered leadership and assist others in understanding the boundaries for collective decision making and planning. The School Board will use these principles to enable it to achieve its vision for the future of education in Lynchburg.


Student Learning & Success Administrators

LaTonya Brown,
Director of Student Services, Alternative Education, and Behavior Support

April M. Bruce,
Director of Data, Assessment and Accountability

Ethel Reeves,
Director of Engagement, Equity, and Opportunity

Director of School Improvement and Grants

Wyllys D. Vanderwerker,
Director of Exceptional Learners

Supervisor of Arts and Athletics

Supervisor of Career-Technical Education

Maria T. Jaeger,
Supervisor of Math and Science

Supervisor of Language Arts, Social Studies, Libraries and Foreign Language

Sarah Campbell,
Coordinator of Extended Learning

Christy Compton,
Coordinator of Grants 

Coordinator for Exceptional Learners

Twanna Hancock,
Coordinator of Student Learning and Success

Coordinator of Engagement, Equity and Opportunity

Amanda Myers-Ramirez,
Coordinator for Exceptional Learners

Coordinator for Gifted and English Language Learners

Coordinator of Preschool and Early Childhood Programs


Instructional Coaches

Josh Boyd,
Suzanna Brawn,
Page Burke,
Lis Carson-Williams,
Anne Chamberlin,
Jackie Davis,
Anne Gowen,
Rhonda Miller,
Jan Suddith,
Pam Thomas,


Gifted Resource Teachers

Heather Bolling,
Carrie Lewis,
Gwyneth Tatum,


Support Staff

Jack Freeman,
Grant Consultant

Misty Fretwell,
Textbook Coordinator

Kary Clarke,

Linnie Snead,