Director, High School to College Readiness Program
John Squires joined the Southern Regional Education Board in 2015 as director of high school to college readiness, where he brings more than 25 years of experience creating and managing instructional programs in K-12 and higher education. While at SREB, John has led the implementation of the Literacy Ready and Math Ready courses as well as High School courses. Prior to SREB, he served as a math faculty member and department head at Cleveland State Community College and Chattanooga State Community College, respectively, in the Tennessee Board of Regents system. John holds a bachelor’s degree in economics from Iowa State University, a Master of Arts in teaching degree from Drake University and a Master of Science in mathematics from the University of Tennessee.