Exalt Education, Making a Difference

Management Team

Tina Long, Chief Academic Officer

Tina Long is Exalt Education's Chief Academic Officer (CAO) in her capacity she will supervise our principals and oversee the implementation of our academic model.

Dennis Tiede, Chief Operating Officer

Dennis Tiede joined Exalt as chief operating officer (COO) to manage all aspects of human resources and operations, including facilities, food service and transportation.

Darryle Hinton, Principal: Little Rock Preparatory Academy (Primary School)

As the Principal of Little Rock Preparatory Academy (Primary School), a member of the Exalt Education network, Darryle Hinton is responsible for the daily operations of the campus.

Hal H. Harris, Principal: Little Rock Preparatory Academy (Middle School)

Hal Harris is the Principal of Little Rock Preparatory Academy (Middle School) and is responsible for the campus’ day-to-day activities.

Tiersha Freeman, Performance Evaluation Coordinator

Tiersha Freeman is Exalt Education’s Performance Evaluation Coordinator. She is responsible for overseeing the internal assessment system used by our schools. In this capacity she is also the District Test Coordinator, overseeing the administrations of all state mandated testing

Sylvia Wynn, Executive Assistant

As an Executive Assistant, Sylvia Wynn works closely with Exalt Education’s Executive Director Christian Yarberry, on the development of the organization’s national presence. She also manages Exalt’s national office, oversees events and ensures smooth communication across the team.

Education is not the filling of a pail, but the lighting of a fire.

William Butler Yeats