Alumni Testimonials(1)

The Orlean Bullard Beeson School of Education makes an impact on the lives of its graduates. Here are some testimonials from enthusiastic alumni.
Coursework and assignments at Samford are always real-world experiences.
--Dr. Patrick Chappell, Instructional Support Coordinator, Homewood City Schools
Their problem-based instruction and embedded opportunities to network with other administrators provided me the perfect symbiotic relation between work and class. I am not sure I could have received a better educational experience.
--Dr. Wayne Richardson, Principal, Hoover City Schools
Samford's philosophy of promoting academic excellence and sense of community among its students is empowering!
--Kim Hauser, Assistant Principal, Vestavia Hills City Schools
Samford is quite simply the best education one can find. Samford's School of Education is committed to providing the best possible learning opportunities for all its students.
--Dr. Vic Wilson, Principal, Mountain Brook City Schools
After researching several graduate-level instructional leadership programs in the state, I chose Samford for its reputation as a leader in the education field. Samford's relevant and challenging programs have revolutionized my professional and personal life.
--Chad Kelsoe, Morgan County Schools
Samford University's School of Education faculty and staff have been a huge blessing in my life, and I will forever be appreciative for the success it has brought to me.
--Jackie Kinney, Morgan County Schools
Samford taught me the concept of servant leadership, which I think is a timeless, powerful, and effective leadership model.
--Dr. Mark Richardson, Principal, Vestavia Hills City Schools
I chose Samford to pursue my master's in education because of its undisputed reputation for excellence. Samford equipped me with the competencies necessary to advance my career.
--LeAnn Stewart, Vestavia Hills City Schools
My graduate studies at Samford University instilled in me a passion and purpose for continuous learning.
--Ashley McCombs, Mountain Brook City Schools