Thank you for taking the time to visit our website. Neah-Kah-Nie aims to prepare children for an ever-changing world. In doing so, we intend to effectively communicate with our students, parents, and community through our website and social media platforms. I am excited to work with all stakeholders to create an environment in which every student can succeed.

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Dr. Tyler Reed


Dr. Reed’s Bio

Dr. Tyler Reed, Superintendent of Neah-Kah-Nie School district was born in Tuscaloosa where he attended The University of Alabama. After graduation, he joined Teach For America and moved to Stuttgart, Arkansas to teach high school math. While teaching, he was selected as a Walton Scholar and had the opportunity to attend Arkansas Tech University and earn his Master’s Degree in Educational Leadership. Dr. Reed served as principal in Rose Bud and Beebe, Arkansas while obtaining his Specialist and Doctorate degrees in Ed. Leadership. More recently, Dr. Reed worked as the Director of Curriculum in Tillamook School District.

Dr. Reed was named Superintendent of Neah-Kah-Nie School District in March 2023. In July 2023, he began his service at NKN, where he oversees a student population of approximately 750 students and 162 employees. Dr. Reed is an active member of COSA, TEC, and AASA.

Tyler and his partner, Hannah Whisler, love to travel, take walks with their dog, Rhyn, and watch TV comedies. Hannah is a Senior Lead for Camelback Ventures, a non-profit, working to increase access and opportunity for underrepresented entrepreneurs.