Deputy Superintendent of Instruction

Enikia Ford-Morthel

Enikia Ford-Morthel is in her third year of serving the students in our district. She has been the Assistant Superintendent for Cohort 3, leading efforts to close the achievement gap for our African American students. Under her tenure, there has been a reduction of staff turnover in some of our highest priority schools, positive trends toward increased academic outcomes, and established summer programming for students and staff professional development.

Prior to joining the SFUSD team, Ms. Ford-Morthel was the Chief of Schools for Education for Change Public Schools in Oakland, CA, supervising a network of schools in East Oakland, monitoring the academic program and resource alignment, developing family and community partnerships and coordinating support services for students. She has served as a site principal in both Oakland and Hayward, and served as an elementary classroom teacher.