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Avis Williams - ASCD Board of Directors

Avis Williams

Board Co-Past President, ASCD Board of Directors


Avis Williams is the superintendent of NOLA Public Schools in New Orleans, Louisiana. She is formerly the superintendent of Selma City School District in Selma, Alabama. Her areas of expertise include educating children in poverty, culture transformation, strategic planning, instructional leadership and providing educational equity. She holds a bachelor's degree from Athens State University, masters degrees from Alabama A&M and Jacksonville State universities, and education specialist and doctoral degrees from the University of Alabama.