Maurice Cheeks is a graduate of Mississippi Delta Community College with Associate of Arts degrees in Mathematics and Biology. Before moving to his current role as administrative assistant, he served as a math tutor, computer lab assistant, and office clerk in educational settings. Mr. Cheeks is proud to describe himself as a devoted man of God, a husband, and a father.
Claudia Boyd hails from Camden, MS originally. She has earned a BS in Counseling and is a Certified Data Programmer, with 29 years of data entry experience. In her free time, she loves spending time with family and friends, especially watching movies or playing board games with her grandchildren. The Golden Rule guides her life: “Do unto others as you would have them do unto you.”
Greenwood native Jennifer Mitchell has five years of childcare experience, including founding her own business, and is the proud mother of five children. Her Christian faith guides her, and she lives her life according to this: “I can do all things through Christ which strengthens me.” Outside of school, she enjoys being a praise dancer.
Ralphael Summerville, from Greenwood, MS, holds a BS in Social Work and an AA in Art. His career has included three years as a teacher and two as a safety officer. Mr. Summerville is guided by this motto: “Everyone can learn, but some learn at a different pace.” Outside of school, he enjoys watching football and spending time with family and friends. His advice is this: “Encourage everyone—someone will listen.”
Linda Brownlow is a native of Greenwood, MS. She has extensive experience working with children as both a homemaker and a volunteer. In her quiet time, she enjoys reading, meeting new people, gaining new experiences, being a great mother, and enjoying the outdoors. Her motto: Never give up!
Tosha Boyd is a native of Greenwood, MS. She holds a BS in Computer Science and Applied Mathematics from Alcorn State University. Before joining the Leflore Legacy team, she served as a buyer for The John Richard Collection. During her free time, she enjoys volunteering at Greenwood Community Center, community service projects, and choral singing. She always strives to follow the Golden Rule: “Do unto others as you would have others do unto you.”
Carrie Walls Hogan hails from Itta Bena, MS. Before coming to Leflore Legacy Academy, she spent 16 years in housekeeping management at The Alluvian Hotel in the MS Delta. When time allows, she loves to cook and spend time with her grandchildren. Her motto in life is: “I will not let anyone steal my joy or block my blessings.”