Dr. Willie Killins Jr. has a Bachelor’s Degree of Science (BS) in Psychology from Southern University and A&M College (Baton Rouge, LA.), Special Education Teacher Certification from the University of Wisconsin – Milwaukee, Master’s Degree of Science (MS) in Administrative Leadership and Director of Instruction from Cardinal Stritch University, and a Philosophical Degree (Ph.D.) in Executive Higher Education from Jackson State University.
He has worked as a Special Education Teacher for Milwaukee Public Schools (MPS), Teacher Coach for an alternative route-to-licensure program, and assistant principal at elementary, middle, and high school levels. Willie went on to become a middle and high school principal, Small School Developer for an intermediary of the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation (TALC New Vision), Founder and Superintendent of the former Outlook University Independent School Network (OUISN / six independent schools partnered with Historically Black Colleges and Universities / www.ouisn.org). Additionally, Willie was Associate Director of Global Academic Diversity at Jackson State University, Turnaround Principal for Jackson Public Schools, Nevada State Education Programs Professional (EPP) for the State School Improvement Grant (SIG), and currently he is President of The OUISN Equity Center.
Dr. Willie D. Killins Jr., has a high regard for quality education programs that build community capacity. He has been an advocate for educational options throughout the private sector, and fierce school reformer in the public sector. He maintains strong beliefs in innovation and growth toward equity in all professional fields. Dr. Killins is committed to creating better communities using education as a lever for growth and advancement.
Walter Craig Consultant - Engineering Projects, College Curriculum and Accreditation
Dale Killins Administation - OUISN Treasurer, Engineering Projects and Coporate Connections
James Maddirila, Ph.D. Consultant - Research Activity, Early College and Dual Enrollment Partnerships
LaQuanta M. Nelson, Ph.D. Consultant - K-12 Interventions, Data Specialist, School Culture, and Administrative Leadership
Darrell Williams, Ph.D. Consultant - K-12 Interventions, Data Specialist, School Culture, and Administrative Leadership