ABOUT US

 Program of Research and Evaluation for Public Schools 
Headquartered at William Carey University
School of Education Dean and Interim Executive Directer,  Dr. Ben Burnett 


Welcome to Mississippi’s only statewide educational consortium.  PREPS was organized over 40 years ago in 1976.  As a non-profit organization dedicated to serving Mississippi Public Schools, PREPS is  governed by a nine member board of directors made up of superintendents from old congressional districts. 

Current Board Members: 
Dr. Edward Lee Childress, Corinth School District Superintendent (PREPS president) 
Dr. Matthew L.  Dillon, Petal School District Superintendent
Dr. Carla Evers, Pass Christian School District, Superintendent
Mr. Randy Hodges, Lauderdale County School District Superintendent
Dr. Geral Loden, Tupelo City School District Superintendent
Dr. Ronnie McGehee,  Madison County School District Superintendent
Mr. Ken McMullan, Louisville School District  Superintendent
Mr. Arthur McMillian, Biloxi School District Superintendent
Mr. Chad Shealy, Vicksburg-Warren School District Superintendent
William Carey University Dean of College of Education, ex-officio