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Subjects Taught
ACT Prep, English


Associates Degree

Lurleen B. Wallace Community College-2013

Bacholers Degree

Athens State University-2015

Masters Degree

Northern Arizona University-Currently Pursing 


Ms. Byrd has taught standard and AP English at the high school level previously in Montgomery, Al. Prior to that, she co-taught developmental math and tutored a variety of subjects at Lurleen B. Wallace Community College. Ms. Byrd has also volunteered much of her time to help students to pass the Alabama GED exam. She loves to teach and learn and has developed many useful teaching strategies over the years.


Jessica Byrd (b. 1984)


Jessica Byrd is a non-traditional Honors Program Graduate of Lurleen B. Wallace Community College and of Athens State University. She is a mother of three boys and holds a degree in English and Secondary Education. Her husband is a Sergeant with the Covington County Sheriff's Department. She attended Athens State University on a full academic scholarship.

Jessica is also an All Alabama Academic Team scholarship recipient. During her time at LBWCC, Jessica served as the public relations officer for Phi Theta Kappa, a peer tutor for Student Support Services, a member of Mu Alpha Theta, Campus Civitan, and of the Adult Re-entry club. She is currently a member of the Andalusia Coterie Club.

Jessica is an Andalusia, Alabama native and currently lives in Gantt. In her spare time, Jessica likes to spend time with her family in the outdoors and is an avid reader and writer. Jessica has received the Mary Evelyn McMillan Undergraduate Writing Award mention for her memoirs and has presented her work to the Association of College English Teachers of Alabama in 2011. She is also the co-author of Nourishing Sprits (a history of Lurleen Burns Wallace and of LBW community college). Many of her articles have also been published through Athens State University. She is currently pursuing her Masters Degree in Education at Northern Arizona University.