DR. JIMMY V. SCALES, SR.
Oklahoma native Educator who made significant contributions in three states--Oklahoma, Tennessee and Texas. Recognized for improving curriculums and student achievement as principal in Oklahoma City and Tulsa Public schools. Served as area superintendent to oversee the turnaround of low achieving schools. Oklahoma African American Educators Hall of Fame, East Central Oklahoma University and Administrator of the Year. Superintendent of Schools in College Station, TX and Chattanooga, TN, and Deputy Superintendent of Dallas ISD. His leadership and commitment made impact in three states.