Dr. Clifford Wallace brings 28 years of educational experience in K -12 public education and for-profit higher education. His educational background includes Secondary Mathematics Teacher, Assistant Principal, Business Manager, Dean of Academic Affairs, and currently, K-8 Principal.
During his 4-year tenure at Advantage Academy in Baton Rouge, he increased school performance from 54 to 68 and earned the designation of “Top Gains School” by the Louisiana Department of Education. Clifford’s leadership and commitment to excellence are clear in everything that he has accomplished in his professional career. He leads with clear and high expectations while providing great support. He earned a bachelor’s degree in mathematics from Hampton University and a masters and doctoral degree in education from Cleveland State University.
IDEA Public Schools National Board Members: Collin Sewell – Chair, Ed Rivera – Vice-Chair & Secretary, Erich Holmsten – Treasurer, Michael Adams, Gary Lindgren, Theresa Barrera-Shaw, Dr. Nanette Cocero.