Shameka Blair-Gipson

Director of IDEA Compliance

Shameka Blair-Gipson

Director of IDEA Compliance

Shameka Blair-Gipson has more than 15 years of experience in Education.  She has worked as a special education lead with Shelby County Schools and was the founding Coordinator of Special Education at two SCS charter management organizations.  She worked in the Achievement School District in various positions serving students in special populations before being promoted to the IDEA Compliance and Monitoring Director in 2018. 

Shameka earned a degree in Social Work from LeMoyne Owen College and furthered her education with a master’s in education from the University of Memphis.  She is a proud graduate of Union University with an EdS in Curriculum and Instruction.  Currently she is the Director of Special Populations at Frayser Community Schools.