As a senior specialist, Bobbie Jo supports schools in Arkansas. Throughout her career, she has taught in and supported a wide variety of school communities.
Bobbie Jo taught for 19 years in K4-4th grades in South and North Carolina, and spent five years as an instructional coach and TAP master teacher in Greenville, South Carolina. During her work in public schools, she was a mentor and evaluator trainer for the state of South Carolina.
Bobbie Jo was born in Chicago, but became a South Carolinian at the age of 5, where she attended public schools until graduation. She earned her bachelor's degree in elementary education at the University of South Carolina-Upstate, and a master's in education at North Greenville University.