MISSION

Montgomery Education Foundation advocates for community involvement from every segment of the public. We believe in accountability and achievement of high standards, and work for significant improvement in the quality of public education. MEF develops and grows opportunities for our local governments, businesses, individuals, and philanthropic foundations to become actively engaged as volunteers and/or investors for our public schools.
 

VISION

By leveraging community resources, volunteers, and research-based practices, MEF provides rich opportunities for schools, communities, and families to succeed.

 

Core Values

As an advocate for public education, MEF believes that all children deserve a quality education. We provide programs that support the growth of our students, schools, and communities through partnerships and volunteerism. By leveraging community resources, volunteers, and research-based practices, MEF provides riches opportunities for all stakeholders. The Montgomery Education Foundation:

  • Works for Improvement in the quality of public education.

  • Advocates for the involvement of all segments of the public in public education.

  • Believes in accountability and measurement of results to raise education standards.

  • Encourages innovative, practices, and programs that improve student learning.

  • Generates resources for public schools from local governments, businesses, individuals and philanthropic foundations.


OUR TEAM

Ann McKimmon Sikes  • Executive Director  334-647-1700 •  Email Ann

Ann McKimmon Sikes • Executive Director

334-647-1700 • Email Ann

Justin Hampton  • Director of Innovation and Strategic Initiatives  334-647-1700 •  Email Justin

Justin Hampton • Director of Innovation and Strategic Initiatives

334-647-1700 • Email Justin

Brandi Douglas  • Instructor STARBASE Maxwell  334-953-4072 •  Email Brandi

Brandi Douglas • Instructor STARBASE Maxwell

334-953-4072 • Email Brandi

Stephanie Golden  • Instructor STARBASE Maxwell  334-953-4072 •  Email Stephanie

Stephanie Golden • Instructor STARBASE Maxwell

334-953-4072 • Email Stephanie

Jamichael Beard • Instructor STARBASE Maxwell  334-953-4072 •  E  mail Jamichael

Jamichael Beard • Instructor STARBASE Maxwell

334-953-4072 • Email Jamichael

Ebona Reed • STARBASE Maxwell Office Administrator  334-953-4072 •  Email Ebona

Ebona Reed • STARBASE Maxwell Office Administrator

334-953-4072 • Email Ebona

Khrysta McCall  • STARBASE Maxwell Support  334-953-4072 •  Email  Khrysta

Khrysta McCall • STARBASE Maxwell Support

334-953-4072 • Email Khrysta

Sheila Varner  • Instructor STARBASE Maxwell  334-953-4072 •  Email Sheila

Sheila Varner • Instructor STARBASE Maxwell

334-953-4072 • Email Sheila


Board of directors

Mr. Paul Hankins • Chairman
Alabama Independent College Association

Mr. Inge Hill
Hill Hill Carter

Dr. Angel Leonard

Ms. Paulette Moncrief

Ms. Dawn Owens
Tandem Early Education Consulting, LLC

Ms. Lisa Stevens

Mr. Galen Thackston
Goodwyn Mills & Cawood

Dr. Thomas Vocino
Troy University
Center for Public Service

Ms. Lisa Williams
 

Mr. Dave Borden •  Vice Chairman
Aldridge Borden & Company

Ms. Liz Carter
Hill Hill Carter

Dr. Lee Farrow
Auburn University Montgomery
Center for Excellence in Learning & Teaching

Ms. Ann McCurdy

Ms. Lora McClendon
Montgomery Area Chamber of Commerce

Mr. Simuel "Trey" Sippial
Sippial Enterprises, Inc.

Mr. Ken Upchurch III
TCU Consulting Services

Ms. Barbara Wells
Capell & Howard

Mr. Jay Love • Secretary/Treasurer
Business Education Alliance

Gary Cobbs
YMCA of Greater Montgomery

Ms. Cathy Gassenheimer
A+ Alabama Partnership
Alabama Best Practices Center

Mr. Charles Jackson
Emerge Business Solutions

Mr. Mac McLeod
Department of Development
City of Montgomery

Ms. Caroline Novak
A+ Alabama Partnership

Ms. Jayne Harrell Williams
Alabama Association of School Boards

 
We believe in accountability and achievement of high standards, and work for significant improvement in the quality of public education.
— mef mission statement