Chief Academic Officer

Dr. Alisa Taylor

Phone: (803) 432-8416 ext. 1258


Degrees and Certifications:

Dr. Alisa Taylor

Dr. Alisa Taylor is beginning her seventh year in Kershaw County.   During her 30 years in education, she has been an elementary, middle, and high school principal and a school district superintendent.   She has served as an educator in Marlboro County, Lancaster County and York School District Two all in South Carolina.  Dr. Taylor’s belief in the arts in education continues after her tenure as a principal at an arts focus elementary school and an arts focus high school.    Her passion for engaging learning experiences tailored to the needs of individual students drives her support for principals and teachers in special education, gifted education, alternative education, and adult education.   Dr. Taylor's husband, John, is a retired South Carolina superintendent.


Ph.D. Educational Administration, University of South Carolina

M.A.  Educational Administration, University of North Carolina

B.A.   Education, University of South Carolina