About Us

Education Resources, LLC opened its doors on January 2, 2006. Come visit our brand new facility located in beautiful northeast Mississippi. Call us today to schedule an appointment and don’t forget to bring your fishing pole!

We have morphed and evolved and tried our absolute best to meet the needs as we partner with our clients. We offer personal service and everything we do is customized to your unique specifications. If you do not see what you need listed here, call us. We can put it together for you or refer you to someone who can help.

You are more than a client to us. We will get to know you and your company and your needs. You will have our cell phone numbers, and you have unlimited access as a client.

Education Resources, LLC opened its doors on January 2, 2006. Come visit our brand new facility located in beautiful northeast Mississippi. Call us today to schedule an appointment and don’t forget to bring your fishing pole!

We have morphed and evolved and tried our absolute best to meet the needs as we partner with our clients. We offer personal service and everything we do is customized to your unique specifications. If you do not see what you need listed here, call us. We can put it together for you or refer you to someone who can help.

You are more than a client to us. We will get to know you and your company and your needs. You will have our cell phone numbers, and you have unlimited access as a client.

DR. GAYLA Hodges TURNER

A former teacher, principal, gifted and special education coordinator, federal programs director and superintendent, Dr. Turner is a veteran educator, who served in Mississippi and Alaska schools for thirty years. She received her Ph.D. in Educational Leadership from Mississippi State University with a focus in Mississippi school finance at the state level. She is experienced as a special education complaint investigator for the state of Alaska and in teacher improvement in Mississippi.

Distinguished as the first woman superintendent in two Alaskan districts and honored by the U.S. Army for volunteer service, Dr. Turner has successful experience in grant writing, directing capital improvement projects, strategic planning, technology plans and purchases, instructional planning and program evaluation, NAEYC accreditation, budget development, and contract negotiations. Dr. Turner loves riding horses, ATVs, cooking, entertaining friends and is the proud owner of a dog mushing trophy. She is also involved in church and civic groups. She has a son, a daughter-in-law, and three beautiful grandchildren who live in Athens, Georgia.

JESSICA COKER

Jessica Coker is a graduate of MUW with a degree in Business. Her greatest strength lies in time management and communication, making Jessica a perfect fit for Operations Director at Education Resources. She worked for more than fifteen years as an Operations Manager for a national staffing agency, overseeing Human Resources, staffing, and recruitment.

Jessica lives in Nettleton, Mississippi, with her husband and two daughters. Her passion is her family and in her spare time she loves cooking, reading, and crafting with her daughters. She also enjoys gardening, hiking and camping.

JESSICA COKER

Jessica Coker is a graduate of MUW with a degree in Business. Her greatest strength lies in time management and communication, making Jessica a perfect fit for Operations Director at Education Resources. She worked for more than fifteen years as an Operations Manager for a national staffing agency, overseeing Human Resources, staffing, and recruitment.

Jessica lives in Nettleton, Mississippi, with her husband and two daughters. Her passion is her family and in her spare time she loves cooking, reading, and crafting with her daughters. She also enjoys gardening, hiking and camping.

TAMSIE WEST

Tamsie West, who joined Education Resources as a consultant, module developer, and web designer in 2006, taught high school English in Mississippi schools for thirty-two years. Holding a Bachelor of Arts degree from Mississippi University for Women and a Masters degree from Mississippi State University, she has earned her National Board Certification in Adolescent/Young Adult English and Language Arts and has been inducted into the Mississippi Hall of Master Teachers.

West is a published author and now specializes in technical writing, web design, and graphic design for Education Resources, LLC.

She lives in New Albany, Mississippi, is married, and has two married sons. She is an avid reader, enjoys gourmet cooking, and likes working with new computer technologies and software.