Tawni also serves and supports the school districts participating in the grant. Before coming to GOSA, Tawni worked at the Georgia Department of Education as an Evaluation System Specialist for over six years. Her other work experiences include veteran principal, assistant principal, and teacher. Tawni earned a Bachelor’s Degree in Communications from Georgia Southern University, a Master’s Degree in Education from Valdosta State University, and an Education Specialist Degree in Educational Leadership from University of West Georgia. She and her husband live in Metro Atlanta.