The strength of the team is each individual member. The strength of each member is the team.

Phil Jackson

Our members work tirelessly to further the mission of the Low Country Education Consortium. With their energy and input, we are demonstrably improving student learning outcomes in the Low Country region.


Regional Facilitator

Cynthia Ambrose has experience as a teacher, assistant principal, and principal and has formerly served as a Chief Academic Officer, Assistant Superintendent, and Deputy Superinten



Mr. Deon Jackson was selected as Berkeley County School District’s Superintendent on May 19, 2021 and officially assumed the role on July 1, 2021. Prior to being named Superinte

Charleston County School District (CCSD) announces and welcomes Donald R. Kennedy, Sr. as its interim Superintendent of Schools effective January 3, 2022. Kennedy has served as the

Dr. Cave has served as the Director of Consulting Services and Vice President of Business Development for the International Based Edu Tone Corporation and Information Transport Sol

Joseph R. Pye was born and raised in Charleston, SC. He is finishing his 48th year in education; forty-six of those years he has served in Dorchester School District Two as a teach

Mr. Gerald Wright is a graduate of the South Carolina State College. He earned a master’s degree in counselor education and an education specialist degree, both from South Caroli


District Leads

Berkeley County School District

Dr. Anthony S. Dixon is the Chief Academic and Innovation Officer for Berkeley County School District and has served as the Chief Administrative Officer – School Services

Charleston County School District

Buffy Roberts is a credentialed Transformational Leader with over twenty-five years of experience spanning across K-12 instructional services, assessment, evaluation, and accountab

As the daughter of an Army officer, Emilie Woody moved 17 times during her childhood. Through the multiple moves, she found sanctuary in the summer programs at the library and any

Colleton County School District

Jessica F. Williams, a native of Colleton County has served as Assistant Superintendent of Curriculum and Instruction since July, 2018. Prior to this position, she served as Direct

Dorchester District 2

Julie Anne Kornahrens is in her 36th year in the education field and currently serves as Assistant Superintendent for Dorchester School District Two where she supervises both instr

Dorchester District 4

Shelissa Bowman has 24 years of experience in education, all in Dorchester District Four. She received her B.S. from the College of Charleston, and two M.Ed.s from Charleston South

Monica Tudder graduated with a Bachelor’s degree in Child Development and Social Work from Florida State University and then enrolled in The Citadel where she earned a Master’s

Low Country Eduction Consortium

Career and college readiness for every student.