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Melanie Hart, PhD

Melanie Hart, Ph.D.

Vice Provost
Melanie Hart holds the title of vice provost for eLearning & Academic Partnerships. Her responsibilities include the oversight of the regional teaching sites and the Center at Junction, online program compliance and quality, Osher Lifelong Learning Institute (OLLI), continuing education, Academic Partnerships, and Texas Tech University K-12 (TTU K-12). More »

Justin Louder

Justin R. Louder, Ed.D.

Associate Vice Provost
Justin R. Louder, Ed.D., is Associate Vice Provost for Texas Tech University eLearning & Academic Partnerships.
Dr. Louder previously served as the institution's Assistant Vice Provost for eLearning, where he was the director of the Office of Online Compliance & Regulation. More »

James Talifierro

James Taliaferro, Ed.D.

Dr. Jim Taliaferro has been the superintendent of TTU K-12 for the past 5 years. Dr. Taliaferro has extensive experience in all areas of education totaling 37 years, 30 of those as a principal and superintendent in Texas public schools. More »

Cari Moye

Cari Moye, M.Ed., M.A.

Principal, High School and Supplemental
Cari Moye is the High School Principal of TTU K-12. After graduating from Texas Tech and Wayland Baptist University, she taught kindergarten, second and fourth grade. More »

Jeff Oldham

Jeff Oldham, M.Ed.

Principal, K-8 and International
Jeff has been the Principal for International Partnerships since July of 2014. As of August of 2016, he also serves as the Elementary and Middle School Principal. More »

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