Dr Brenda Tanner
Brenda M. Tanner, Ed.D. – President, Dominion Education Services, LLC
Dr. Brenda Tanner recently retired from the position of Superintendent of Schools in Orange County, Virginia where she served for four years. Previously, she has served as a superintendent in Madison County, and as a teacher and administrator in other Virginia divisions. She has also served as Chief Academic and Chief Personnel Officer for Horry County Public Schools, South Carolina. In addition to her K12 experience, she has worked at the University of Virginia, teaching in the area of leadership and school administration while also directing the Curry School’s school/university professional development consortium. She has served as a consultant to schools in multiple states, including public and charter schools in Chicago.
Dr. Tanner has written and presented on a wide range of educational topics. She has provided training on teacher and principal evaluation models and has worked with the Virginia School Boards Association on a range of board development topics. She has also served as a member of the board of directors for the Northwest Evaluation Association and as a member of numerous study committees working in program evaluation, strategic analysis, and planning. She has a deep passion for serving children and is committed to making a difference in educational programs and services in order to help all children achieve at the highest possible levels. This passion serves as the foundation on which her work is done – from the classroom to the Board room and beyond.