GEAR UP Jefferson County Staff

Quanicia Richardson

Quanicia Richardson
Area Facilitator
qrichard@montevallo.edu

Quanicia (Tai) Richardson is the GEAR UP area facilitator for Fairfield High Preparatory School and Pleasant Grove High School. Tai Richardson was born and raised in Opelika, Alabama.  She received her bachelor’s degree in English from Samford University, and Master of Higher Education Administration and Leadership from Kaplan University.  Ms. Richardson previously worked in secondary education as the Director of Admissions and Financial Aid at a private high school in Athens, GA.  Later, Ms. Richardson pursued her career in higher education, serving as an Area Coordinator for housing at Samford University and Western Carolina University.