Public education consultant to speak at First Friday

By NEMS Daily Journal

TUPELO – Mike Ward, a public education consultant, will speak at the Community Development Foundation’s First Friday networking breakfast.
The meeting in The Mall at Barnes Crossing food court begins at 7 a.m.
Ward is an educational leader with more than 33 years of public education service. He is an associate member of the graduate faculty in educational leadership at the University of Southern Mississippi. In 2004, he concluded his second four-year term as State Superintendent of the Public Schools of North Carolina.