An Albany native and resident, Dr. Wilkins has
served the Albany community throughout her 27-year career, first as a
teacher in alternative programs and at Albany High School, and, since
1996, as an administrator at the elementary and middle levels.
Prior to her appointment as interim
superintendent, Dr. Wilkins served as the founding principal of Stephen
and Harriet Myers Middle School beginning with the 2005-06 school year.
She was principal of the former School 16 (now Pine Hills Elementary
School) from 2000-05. Her first administrative assignment came as an
assistant principal at the former Philip Livingston Magnet Academy
(grades 6-8) from 1996-2000.
Dr. Wilkins earned a doctorate in educational
leadership from Sage Graduate School in 2013 and a master’s in social
studies education from the State University of New York at Albany in
1993. She holds permanent certification as a school district leader and
a school administrator, as well as in secondary-level social studies
She has been the recipient of numerous awards
and honors recognizing her excellent leadership in education, and has
been active in numerous community organizations over the past 20 years.
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