Mike Neyman is an educational consultant associated with the Institute for Education and Workforce Development (IEWD), focusing on leadership, mentoring and school improvement. A career educator who has served in leadership roles in Mississippi and North Carolina, Mike possesses national certification from the National Institute for School Leadership (NISL) in Washington, D.C.
Today, he conducts NISL training in numerous states and teaches the alternate route leadership certification curriculum to future Mississippi school leaders. His experiences in Mississippi include principalships at Independence, Cleveland and Biloxi High Schools and district level positions with the Biloxi Public School District and Henderson County, North Carolina, Public Schools.
For more than eight years, Mike served as Executive Director of the Mississippi School for Mathematics and Science, Mississippi’s public, residential high school for gifted and academically able students. In addition, Mike has supervised student teachers for the College of Education, the University of Mississippi.