“EVERY GREAT DREAM BEGINS WITH A DREAMER. ALWAYS REMEMBER, YOU HAVE WITHIN YOU THE STRENGTH, THE PATIENCE, AND THE PASSION TO REACH FOR THE STARS TO CHANGE THE WORLD."
- HARRIET TUBMAN
Holmes-Sutton leads, serves, and supports educators to excellence throughout Nevada, including Clark County School District (CCSD), the fifth largest school district in the country, as well as across the nation.
Dr. Tonia Holmes-Sutton serves as an education leader and advocate supporting teachers in leadership development in policy and advocacy of critical education issues including diversity, equity, inclusion, restorative justice, social emotional learning, and educator preparation, recruitment, and retention.
A highly accomplished, passionately driven, education leader and National Board Certified Teacher (NBCT); Dr. Holmes-Sutton facilitates educator professional development through leadership, mentoring, coaching, and teaching.
She has extensive experience serving diverse communities of students, families, and educators within the profession through public and charter schools for over 20 years; designing positive, supportive, and challenging environments and driving student achievement as part of collaborative statewide and national networks of educators and leaders.
“SUCCESS IS TO BE MEASURED NOT SO MUCH BY THE POSITION THAT ONE HAS REACHED IN LIFE AS BY THE OBSTACLES WHICH HE HAS OVERCOME WHILE TRYING TO SUCCEED.”
- BOOKER T. WASHINGTON