Dr. Ashonta Wyatt

Louisiana Board of Elementary and Secondary Education (BESE), District 2, LA

Parent, native New Orleanian and educator, Dr. Ashonta Wyatt is running for the Louisiana Board of Elementary and Secondary Education, District 2.

With nearly 18 years of educational experience as s teacher, instructional coach, academic dean, interventionist, assistant principal and principal, Dr. Wyatt brings an experienced, student-centered focus back to the discussion of education.

Dr. Wyatt is also a two time graduate of Xavier University of Louisiana, where she earned a Master’s and Doctorate degree in Educational Leadership. In addition to her educational endeavors, Dr. Wyatt is also the founder and Executive Director of a local 501c3 nonprofit where she advocates against gun violence in her community.