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Jocquell Rodgers

Executive Director

Jocquell Mitchell Rodgers is excited for the opportunity to serve as the Executive director for Green Dot Public Schools TN, GDPST. A Memphian with a history entrenched in the academic landscape of Memphis, she is a product of Memphis City Schools K-12, a classroom teacher for nine years and instructional leader for over 15 years. Jocquell has a B.A. of English from the University of Memphis, and an M. Ed from Freed – Hardeman University for Curriculum and Instruction.

Before being named as the Executive Director, Jocquell wore many hats with GDPST. She has been with Green Dot Public Schools TN since 2014, serving first as a Literacy Instructional Coach, the Director of Community Engagement and Communications, and the Chief of External Affairs. She hopes to continue shaping partnerships in education that offer equitable access and opportunities for Memphis communities, while also building sustainable pathways to economic stability.

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Green Dot Public Schools Tennessee

4950 Fairley Rd.
Memphis, TN 38109

Phone: (901) 730-8160


GDPST prohibits discrimination on the basis of race, creed, color, sex, national origin, religion, sexual orientation, ancestry, disability or need for special education services. GDPST welcomes and serves students regardless of English language proficiency, disability, or need for special education services.