About the CIA Leadership

Phone: 479.785.2501 x 95061


Degrees and Certifications:

Dr. Tiffany Bone

In 2021, Dr. Tiffany Bone joined the FSPS staff as the Assistant Superintendent of Curriculum, Instruction, and Assessment.  She brings more than 25 years of teaching and administrative experience to the district. 

Dr. Bone believes that every student should be equipped with the skills they need to earn a family-sustaining income after they graduate.  Dr. Bone served as an assistant superintendent of Pine Bluff Schools and as a principal in Bryant Public Schools. While completing her doctorate, she worked as a visiting professor and principal coach at Arkansas Tech University.  She has both wide-ranging and specific experience in curriculum development, educational administration, and professional development.  She earned her doctoral degree in Educational Leadership from Arkansas Tech University in Russellville. She earned her BSE, MSE, and Education Specialist degrees from Henderson State University in Arkadelphia.  

Student Achievement and Accountability

  • Kellie Cohen Minton                                        
    Kellie Cohen Minton, Ph.D.
    Director of Student Achievement and Accountability 
    479.784.8182, Ext. 73512 

  • Felicia Smith
    Felicia R. Smith, Ed.D.
    Supervisor of Assessment and Support Programs 
    479.784.8182, Ext. 71250

    Laura Gladden
    Laura Gladden
    Supervisor of Curriculum and Professional Development
    479.784.8182 Ext. 75225

    Krystle Smith
    Krystle Smith, Ed.S. 
    Supervisor of Special Programs 
    479.784.8182, Ext. 73514


Elementary Education

  • Dr. Kimberly Starr

    Kimberly Starr, Ed.D.
    Director of Elementary Education 
    479.785.2501 Ext. 95021

     Sarah Yancey
    Sarah Yancey, Ed.D. 
    Supervisor of Early Childhood Education
    479.784.8182, Ext. 73533

Secondary Education

  • Dr. Tony Jones

    Tony Jones, Ed.D.
    Director of Secondary Education
    479.785.2501 Ext. 

Federal Programs and Strategic Initiatives

  • Caroline Neel
    Caroline Neel, M.S.E
    Director of Strategic Initiatives and Federal Programs
    479.784.8182, Ext. 73542