Dr. Lylia King is a Leadership and Faculty Coach with Instructional Empowerment. A life-long learner who enjoys leading change focused on continuous improvement, she believes that when you know better, you do better. As an Instructional Empowerment Consultant, Dr. King enjoys working with school teams to help them learn about and implement strategies for developing social, emotional, and cognitive learning in the classroom so that all students can reach their unrealized potential.

Dr. King has worked in Texas Public Schools for 30+ years, with 23 of those years being in administrative roles ranging from Pre-K thru 12. She has worked as an athletic coach, teacher, assistant principal, principal, curriculum director, and leadership coach. She has worked in rural, suburban, and urban school districts.

Dr. King received a Bachelor of Science in Education from Tarleton State University, and a Master’s in Educational Administration, including Principal and Superintendent certifications from Texas Woman’s University. She also completed Principal Academy Training at Lamar University and earned a Doctor of Educational Leadership from Baylor University. Having a passion for education and creating the best possible learning environment and opportunities for all students and staff, she enjoys working collaboratively with school leadership teams to help them to move toward their student-centered vision of academic success.