LMU Graduate Faculty

Dr. William "Bill" Russell   William Russell
Assisant Professor, Graduate Education


EdD in Educatonal Leadership, University of Georgia (1985)
MEd, West Georgia University (1971)
BS, Middle Tennessee State University (1964)
Educational Leaedership Add-on, West Georgia University (1974)

Other Teaching Experience

  • Atlanta Christian College, School of Education Department Chair (1995-2005)
  • Whitfield County School System, Assistant Superintendent for Administrative Services (1985-1992)
  • West Georgia College, Professor of Foundations in Education (Fall 1988)
  • West Georgia College, Professor of Student Teaching Block (Winter 1989)
  • West Georgia College, Professor of Social Studies in Elementary Classrooms (Winter 1989)
  • West Georgia College, Professor of Teacher Proficienty Assessment Instrument (Winter 1989)
  • Valley Point Middle School (named 1986 Georgia School of Excellence), Principal (1978-1985)
  • Cohutta Elementary School, Principal (1973-1978)
  • Westside Elementary School, Assistant Principal and Lead Math Teacher (1971-1973)
  • West Georgia College, Graduate Assistant (1970-1971)
  • Westside Elementary School, Assistant Principal and Teacher (1966-1970)
  • Sabel Elementary School, Third and Fourth Grade Teacher (1965-1966)
  • Whitfield County, Georgia, Head Start Program Leader (1965-1968)
  • Whitfield County, Georgia, Adult Education Instructor (1965-1968)
  • Valley Point Elementary School, Fourth Grade Teacher (1964-1965)
Consulting/Outside Training
  • Southern Association of Colleges and Schools (SACS) Facilitator for School Improvement
  • Georgia Assessments for the Certification of Educators (GACE) Examination Development
Honors and Awards

  • Teacher Hall of Fame, Central Church of Christ (1986)
  • Administrator of the Year, Georgia Association of School Administrative Assistants (1983)
  • President, Whitfield Education Association (1969)
Professonal Presentations

  • Presenter to school administrators, faculty, parents and Bible School teachers
  • Presenter to Curriculum and School Improvement Committees
Professonal and Scholarly Affiliations
  • National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education
  • Whitfield/Dalton Association of Retired Educators
  • Georgia Association of Educational Leaders
  • Georgia Association of Elementary School Principals
  • Georgia Association of Middle School Principlas
  • Georgia Association of Educators
  • Tennessee Education Association
  • National Education Association
  • Association for Supervision and Curriculum Development