About Dr. John A. Word, Sr. Founder and CEO

After nearly forty years in the vineyard Dr. Word took a leap of faith and started John A. Word and Associates, LLC. This education consulting company is a clearinghouse of expertise, knowledge and skills.  Over the years Dr. Word has met literally thousands of educators and had to address a wide range of issues confronting schools and educators.  As a consultant, Dr. Word is bringing together his colleagues to continue the work for which he has an untiring passion.  Through John A. Word and Associates you have access to some extraordinarily talented educators as well as those who are trying to find answers.

Dr. Word works with universities, contractors and public agencies sharing his knowledge, skills and experience working as a teacher, professional development leader, advisor, mentor and coach.  His areas of expertise are educational leadership, curriculum development, K-12 education, educational technology, classroom observation, differentiated instruction, classroom management, teacher training, public speaking, staff/professional development, special education, community outreach, middle level education, adult motivation and curriculum mapping

Dr. Marsha Mims Word

Chief Operating Officer

Dr. Marsha Mims-Word was in raised in Prince George’s County. She completed a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration, Master of Arts in Human Resource Development, and Doctor of Education in Educational Leadership from Bowie State University and Certification in Wedding & Event Planning from the New York Institute of Art & Design, New York, NY. She joined Iota Gamma Omega Chapter of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc. in March 1995 and currently a member of Psi Epsilon Omega Chapter. Marsha has served as the City of Bowie Education Chair and currently serves on the Bowie State University, College of Education Community Advisory Board. Marsha is a life member of the BSU National Alumni Association. Marsha is serving as Co-Chair for the College of Education STEAM Conference, committee member on the Bowie State University Sesquicentennial Committee, and Vice President for the Sports Hall of Fame Alumni Chapter. Marsha currently serves as co-coordinator with Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc., Psi Epsilon Omega Chapter ASCEND Program. This is the Sorority Signature Youth Program, working with high school male and female students creating an opportunity to receive academic enrichment and life skill training to support their journey to college or vocational employment.
Marsha retired from Bowie State University in 2012, dedicating 32 years of service in the field of education, beginning her career in 1980 in the Graduate School Office as a clerk steno. After receiving her Bachelor of Science degree, Marsha moved into the professional track in the position of Graduate Admission Counselor, serving in this position for four years. In the fall of 1993, she moved off-campus in the position of Coordinator for the Andrews Air Force Base Center. Dr. Mims-Word remained in this position until 2000. She then became the Director for Off-Campus Programs for the Office of Graduate School & Continuing Education. The summer of 2005, Marsha joined the College of Education as the Assistant to the Dean for Outreach & Doctoral Studies. Marsha represents an individual that is committed to those whom she has touched throughout her career. Her professional experience encompasses higher education administration and teaching. Her efforts also included working with Anne Arundel, Charles, Prince George’s and Montgomery County Public Schools systems to develop partnerships for teacher education.

The Leadership Team

Michael Goodman

Executive VP for Information Services

Shauna Dyer

Executive VP for Creativity, Logistic and Professional Standards

Gabriella Fernandez Coelho

Chief Financial Officer

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  1. 7. Termination Policy

John A. Word and Associates, LLC holds the right to terminate a participant’s access and privileges as a group member.

  1. 8. John A. Word and Associates, LLC Management Responsibilities 
  1. John A. Word and Associates, LLC is the sponsor.  As sponsor our responsibility is limited To make to the following:
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  1. 9. John A. Word and Associates, LLC – Limitation of Liability

IN NO EVENT SHALL JOHN A. WORD AND ASSOCIATES, LLC, ITS OFFICERS, DIRECTORS, EMPLOYEES, OR AGENTS, BE LIABLE TO YOU FOR ANY DIRECT, INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL, SPECIAL, PUNITIVE, OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES WHATSOEVER RESULTING FROM ANY (I) ANY MONETARY OR FUNCTIONAL IMPACT TO YOU OR YOUR BUSINESS AS A RESULT OF ANY COLLABORATION EFFORTS BETWEEN YOUR AND OTHER GROUP PARTICIPANTS (II) PERSONAL INJURY OR PROPERTY DAMAGE, OF ANY NATURE WHATSOEVER, RESULTING FROM YOUR PARTICIPATION OR USE OF OUR (PRIORITY ONE ENTREPRENEUR NETWORK SERVICES, (III) ANY MONETARY OR FUNCTIONAL IMPACT TO YOU OR YOUR BUSINESS AS A RESULT OF A PARTICIPANT NOT MEETING ITS COMMITMENT TO THE GROUP (IV) ANY MONETARY OR FUNCTIONAL IMPACT TO YOU OUR YOUR BUSINESS AS A RESULT OF A PARTICIPANT BEINGT TERMINATED FROM THE GROUP (IV) ANY BUGS, VIRUSES, TROJAN HORSES, OR THE LIKE, WHICH MAY BE TRANSMITTED TO OR THROUGH OUR SERVICES BY ANY THIRD PARTY, AND/OR (V) ANY ERRORS OR OMISSIONS IN ANY CONTENT OR FOR ANY LOSS OR DAMAGE OF ANY KIND INCURRED AS A RESULT OF YOUR USE OF ANY CONTENT POSTED, EMAILED, TRANSMITTED, OR OTHERWISE MADE AVAILABLE VIA THE SERVICES, WHETHER BASED ON WARRANTY, CONTRACT, TORT, OR ANY OTHER LEGAL THEORY, AND WHETHER OR NOT THE COMPANY IS ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES. THE FOREGOING LIMITATION OF LIABILITY SHALL APPLY TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW IN THE APPLICABLE JURISDICTION.

 

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These Terms of Service, and any rights and licenses granted hereunder, may not be transferred or assigned by you, but may be assigned by John A. Word and Associates, LLC without restriction.

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Last Update: February 25, 2017

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