MNPS Director

About Dr. adrienne battle


Dr. Adrienne Battle was named interim director of schools in april 2019.

Dr. Adrienne Battle brings more than 20 years of academic leadership experience within Metro Nashville Public Schools Schools to her new post. Most recently, she served the southeast quadrant as one of the district’s four community superintendents. Previously, she served as an executive lead principal for priority and elementary schools, the executive principal at Antioch High School and the academic principal and assistant principal at Glencliff High School. She held other leadership and teaching positions within Metro Schools for the past 14 years and also served as an adjunct faculty member for the University of Phoenix and Tennessee State University.  She holds master’s, educational specialist, and doctorate degrees from Tennessee State University and a bachelor’s from Missouri State University.