Dr. Johnnye Waller

Education Week Recognizes
Dr. Johnnye Waller as a
2020 Leader to Learn From

Dr. Johnnye Waller, Student Services Director and Homeless Liaison for Lee County Schools, was recently recognized by Education Week as one of their 2020 Leaders to Learn From.
Dr. Waller was recognized for her dedication in supporting students experiencing homelessness through their annual summer program, Project Lift-Off, which has grown over the years.

Dr. Waller’s work was not only highlighted in the award recognition article, “Creating a Foothold for the Most Vulnerable Students” but also in the video clip, “Helping Put Homeless Students on Solid Footing” featured in the May 12, 2020, online edition of Education Week.