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Civitas Education Partners Welcomes New CEO

Dr. Garland Thomas-McDavid addressing students at Johnson College Prep graduation, 2014

Dr. Garland Thomas-McDavid addressing students at Johnson College Prep graduation, 2014

CICS, in its role as sole manager of Civitas Education Partners, is excited to announce that Dr. Garland Thomas-McDavid will be joining Civitas Education Partners as the new Chief Executive Officer. Dr. Thomas-McDavid has a long history as an educator and leader, most recently serving as a Lead Principal for the Noble Network of Charter Schools and Founding Principal of Noble's Johnson College Prep Campus in Englewood.  Prior to her time with Noble, Dr. Thomas-McDavid worked as an Assistant Principal and held multiple positions serving students in Naperville, Illinois and Romeoville, Illinois.  She has also served as an Adjunct Graduate Professor in the School of Education at DePaul University where she received her Doctorate in Educational Leadership. Dr. Thomas-McDavid completed her undergraduate and Masters Degrees at Florida State University in Tallahassee, Florida. In addition to being a dynamic educator, Dr. Thomas-McDavid is also a wife and mother. Her second youngest son is a student at the CICS Basil campus. 

Please join us in welcoming Dr. Thomas-McDavid to Civitas Education Partners!