Alternative Education

TAEA Executive Board of Directors

Middle, TN
Mary Jo Holmes
Principal - Robertson County On-Line Learning Experience 
615-384-3516 ext 2039

Middle, TN
Lee Farris
Science Teacher/HS Electives
Smyrna West Alternative
phone (615) 419-3253


Board Member
Middle, TN

West, TN
Karen Ball
Attendance and Discipline Official
Shelby County Schools


Board Member
West, TN
Charles (Chuck) Patton
Hardin County Alternative Learning Center
(731) 926-5758

Board Member
West, TN
Billy J. Walker, II PhD
Airways Achievement Academy
(901) 416-5006

Board Member
East, TN
Nate Stecker
Assistant Principal
Clinch River Community School
(865) 457-7462

Board Member
East, TN
Sharon Lindsey                                            Principal - Pathways Alternative School      Phone (423) 272-6655                    

Board Member
East TN 
Barbara B. Ector
Principal, F.I. Denning Center of Technolgy
and Careers
Phone (423) 339-0902
Fax   (423) 559-9477





The Tennessee Alternative Education Association or TAEA is membership-based organization dedicated to exemplary practice, professional development, knowledge sharing, public policy development, and advocacy aimed at advancing alternative and nontraditional education in Tennessee and beyond.