Joy Springer
BIOGRAPHY
Family
Married over 35 years to Horace L. Springer, III

Education
BSBA – General Business, Minor in Economics
Henderson State University
BSE – Elementary Education and
M.Ed. – Educational Leadership
University of Arkansas at Little Rock (UALR)

Civic, Community and Religious Affiliations
African Methodist Episcopal Church (AME) Lifetime member
Ward Chapel AME Church- Sunday School teacher, Missionary,
Treasurer, Steward and Trustee Boards
LRSD v PCSSD – Joshua Intervenors – Lead Monitor

Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority Incorporated
Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority Incorporated Life Member
Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority Incorporated Vice President
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People
(NAACP) – Life Member and Executive Committee member

Little Rock School District Board of Directors, Zone 1
Little Rock School District Magnet Review Committee
Clementine Mathis Rouse Scholarship Fund over 20 years
Little Rock Christian Ministerial Alliance (CMA)
2017 CMA Social Justice Award winner
Parent/Student/Teacher Advocate for over 25 years

Wright Avenue Neighborhood Association
ForwARd Arkansas – Executive Committee Member
ForwARd Arkansas – Implementation Working Group (IWG)
(ForwARd Arkansas’ mission is to address P-16 education
in Arkansas in order to close the achievement gap)
Philander Smith College – Educator Preparation Program