Betty Palmer, PhD

Past President

STIPD manager and Technology Coordinator for the Montgomery Public School System, Montgomery, AL.

A dedicated professional with more than 21 years of experience and deliver training to a variety of
individuals on topics ranging from student behavior, safety, student achievement, technology Education
both on state and local levels. Dr. Palmer serves as the STIPD manager and Technology Coordinator for
the Montgomery Public School System, Montgomery, AL. She serves as President of the Central Regional
Education In-Service Center at Alabama State University, Montgomery, Alabama. She received her
Principal Internship from Success Unlimited Academy-Grades: K-12. She offers a proven track record of
commended performance in the education arena, with a passion for education and unwavering
commitment to optimizing student and school success.
Dr. Palmer holds a Doctor of Philosophy in Educational Leadership and Administration from Capella
University, Minneapolis, MN, Master of Science Degree and a BS Degree in Education from Alabama
State University, a graduate of Early Childhood at Oakwood College Pre-Service teacher Institute,
Norfolk State University, VA, an Associate Degree in Business Administration from Trenholm State
Community College, Montgomery, Alabama.
Dr. Palmer is the past president of Learning Forward Alabama. She is married to M.P. Palmer and they
live in Montgomery, Alabama.