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Dr. Jerri A. Johnson

Dr. Jerri A. Johnson
Principal, Woodridge Elementary School

Dr. Jerri A. Johnson brings more than 24 years of diverse and multi-faceted educational experience to her role in DeSoto ISD. Dr. Johnson began her career as an elementary classroom teacher in Missouri before assuming roles as an instructional coach, reading specialist and principal. Dr. Johnson has mentored other aspiring educational leaders at Columbia University in New York and served as an adjunct professor at the University of Missouri at St. Louis. Most recently, Johnson served as the Director of Education at the Community Impact Network in St. Louis while simultaneously leading her own educational consultancy. Dr. Johnson holds a Bachelor of Arts in Elementary Education from the Harris-Stowe State College in Missouri; a Master of Educational Administration and a doctorate in Teaching and Learning processes from the University of Missouri.