Phyllis Davis - Jones
Director of Academic Affairs
Phyllis is a University of Pittsburgh graduate with a Bachelor of Arts and Science Degree in Physical Education and Master’s Degree in Education: Pedagogy. Her Master’s Thesis was on Comparative Analysis of Expert and Novice Basketball Coaches: Pedagogical Cognition.
She has several Peer Reviewed Publications including: “Model for Success: The Impact of a Grant-Funded Program on an Inner-City Girls Basketball Team” in May/June 2002; “Female Pregnancy: A case study of school age female minority athletes who became pregnant” in Spring 2007 and "More than Basketball: Determining the sport components that lead to long-term benefits for African American Girls," published in the Journal of Sport Management Spring 2012.
Mrs. Davis - Jones' professional career includes Physical Education Teacher, Conroe Education Center from 1982 – 1983 and Physical Education Teacher, McNaugher School 1984 – 1987 and Physical Education Teacher, George Westinghouse High School, 1987 – Present. She is also the Head Coach of Westinghouse High School girls’ Basketball Team.