Dr. Tony Thurman joined McPherson & Jacobson in 2014. He currently is the Superintendent of Cabot Public Schools, Arkansas. He received a Bachelor of Science and a Masters of Education from the University of Arkansas at Monticello, and then obtained his Doctor of Education in School Administration from the University of Arkansas at Little Rock in 2003.
Dr. Thurman has worked in the field of public education for the past 25 years. He taught in Crossett Public Schools, AR, and then moved into school administration as the principal of McGehee Elementary School in McGehee, Arkansas. Dr. Thurman moved to Cabot in 2000 and served as principal of Cabot Middle School South for three years and principal of Cabot High School for four years.
Dr. Thurman was named the 2015 Arkansas Superintendent of the Year by the Arkansas Association of Educational Administrators and the 2014 Administrator of the Year by the Arkansas Communications and Theatre Arts Association.