DeAundra Jenkins-Holder, Ed.D.


Dr. Jenkins-Holder is formerly a career educator.  For 20 years, she served students in the K-12 public education system as a high school English teacher, high school assistant principal and middle school executive principal in school districts located in Minneapolis, MN, Salt Lake City, UT and Nashville, TN. Recently, she joined the ranks of higher education by returning to her first love and alma mater, Fisk University. Currently, she serves as the executive assistant to Vice-President Edwina Harris Hamby in the Division of Institutional Advancement. Dr. Jenkins-Holder is also an adjunct professor of English at American Baptist College.


Instructional leadership to help teachers improve student academic achievement in written composition.


The Effects of Instructional Leadership on High School Student’s Writing Achievement on the Tennessee Comprehensive Assessment Program

DeAundra Jenkins-Holder

DeAundra Jenkins-Holder, Ed.D.
Executive Assistant to the Vice-President of Institutional Advancement

B.A. Fisk University 1992
M.Ed. University of Minnesota 1994
Ed.S Tennessee State University 2007
Ed.D. Tennessee State University 2012

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