Hoke McNeal Academy of Higher Learning

All your children shall be taught of the LORD, And great shall be the peace of your children. ---Isaiah 54:13


Advisory Board Of Directors

Jamie Spradley


Keith Ross


Laura D. Dyess


Sandra Browner


Val McLeod   (Served 2013/2014 school year)

Senior Management Consultant, Val McLeod is a detail-oriented and versatile professional with 25 years in public speaking and skilled facilitation. She is one of the few certified Level II Kingian Trainer/Facilitators in the country with certifications in advanced conflict reconciliation from the Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Centers for Social Change in Miami, Florida and Atlanta, Georgia. Val is committed to helping to build a society of mutual understanding among people where nonviolence processes are used to reconcile conflict and strengthen the quality of family and community life. Her areas of expertise also include communication skills, strategic organizational leadership, project management, team-building and cognitive life skills development. Val recently authored her first book, EmpoWord {pronounced 'empowered'} Build a Life of Success With Powerful, Positive Language.

Please join us in congratulating our Board Advisor on her feature in "People Magazine." Please click HERE to view article.

Sharon Frame   (Served 2013/2014 school year)

Sharon Frame is a former CNN anchor, award-winning journalist and Empowerment Speaker. She hosts an eTV Show on the WIN Network. "Focus and Follow Through: "How to Get Things Done While Having Fun!" www.thewinonline.com/home/etv-shows-sharon-frame/.

Ms. Frame's 4 books include Wired To Win! The Ultimate Guide for Women Who Want to Plug In, Power Up and Push Through to Personal Greatness!; LeadHERship! Own it. Love it, Learn it. Give it; The 67-th Book of the Bible.

Sharon also hosts an exciting LeadHERship Empowerment Cruise for women every year that offers a fun get-away of "Leisure and Learning." "www.leadhershipcruise.com".     

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