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Huffman has two children with his ex-wife, [[Michelle Rhee]]. Rhee, the former Washington D.C. schools chancellor, is the founder of StudentsFirst, a non-profit focused on education reform.<ref> [http://www.sacbee.com/2013/01/27/5143422/michelle-rhee-just-getting-started.html ''The Sacramento Bee,'' "Michelle Rhee just getting started on shaping California education policy," January 27, 2013] </ref>
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Huffman has two children with his ex-wife, [[Michelle Rhee]]. Rhee, the former Washington D.C. schools chancellor, is the founder of [[StudentsFirst]], a non-profit focused on education reform.<ref> [http://www.sacbee.com/2013/01/27/5143422/michelle-rhee-just-getting-started.html ''The Sacramento Bee,'' "Michelle Rhee just getting started on shaping California education policy," January 27, 2013] </ref>
  
 
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Kevin Huffman
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Tennessee Commissioner of Education
Incumbent
In office
April 2011 - Present
Years in position 3
PartyNon-partisan
Compensation
Base salary$203,208
Elections and appointments
AppointedApril 2011
Appointed byGovernor of Tennessee
Term limitsN/A
Education
Bachelor'sSwarthmore College (1992)
J.D.New York University School of Law (1998)
Personal
ProfessionAttorney
Websites
Office website
Kevin Huffman is the current Tennessee Commissioner of Education. He was first appointed to the position in April 2011 by Governor Bill Haslam.[1]

Biography

Huffman has spent nearly two decades working with public education systems as a teacher, lawyer, non-profit executive and non-profit board member.[1] Huffman began his education career as a first and second grade bilingual teacher in the Houston Independent School District, teaching students in English and Spanish.[1]

Education

  • BA, English literature, Swarthmore College (1992)
  • JD, New York University School of Law (1998)[1]

Political career

Tennessee Commissioner of Education (2011-Present)

Huffman was appointed to the position in April 2011 by Governor Bill Haslam.[1]

Appointments

2011

Huffman was appointed as the Tennessee Commissioner of Education in April 2011 by Governor Bill Haslam.[1]

Personal

Huffman has two children with his ex-wife, Michelle Rhee. Rhee, the former Washington D.C. schools chancellor, is the founder of StudentsFirst, a non-profit focused on education reform.[2]

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