Dr. Cordell Jones, Presenter/Coach | The Breakthrough Coach

Dr. Cordell Jones, Presenter/Coach

Alamo Heights Independent School District, Principal, TX

Dr. Cordell T. Jones began his career in education in 1993. Currently the High School Principal in the Alamo Heights Independent School District (ISD), Dr. Jones has been an administrator at all levels (Elementary Principal, Junior School Principal, High School Principal and Assistant Principal) since he started with the district in 1998.

Dr. Jones began his educational career as an eighth-grade history teacher in San Antonio ISD. He realized he could broaden his impact substantially by moving into administration and working with both teachers and students. Dr. Jones began implementing The Breakthrough Coach Management Methodology™ in 2005. He now spends over 18 hours a week in classrooms coaching his staff to dramatically impact student learning.

Dr. Jones has been recognized as the top elementary school principal in South Texas and was named one of the top 5 elementary principals statewide. He served on the national executive board for School Leaders Network for 5 years and has now turned his attention to working with aspiring administrators by teaching at Trinity University for the “Tomorrow’s Leaders “program.

Dr. Jones holds a BA in Political Science from Davidson College, a MA in Teaching and a MA in School Administration from Trinity University, and earned his Ed.D in School Administration from Texas A&M University.