Keisha L. Averett

Key Facts

Party N/A; nonpartisan election
Status Incumbent

Background

Keisha L. Averett graduated from Averett University with a bachelor’s degree with concentrations in education and psychology [1]. Averett has previously worked as an education coordinator and behavior technician and now works as a youth career coach [1, 7]. On January 6, 2022, Averett was unanimously elected as an interim board member serving on the Danville School Board [3, 4, 6].

Key Issues

Curriculum

Averett wants to improve math and reading skills in the Danville School District. In addition, Averett wants to ensure all graduates are college/career-ready [5].

Parental Involvement

Averett wants to increase parent/family engagement [5].

Teachers

Averett wants to work on recruiting and retaining qualified teachers [5].

Endorsements

No endorsements could be found.

Sources

1 LinkedIn
2 Ballotpedia
3 Chatham Star-Tribune
4 Danville Register and Bee
5 Facebook
6 103.3 WAKG
7 Middle Border Forward