Kitty Jean Boitnott

Adjunct Assistant Professor, Education


Dr. Boitnott is a retired educator who worked as an elementary school library media specialist for most of her career. From 2008-2012, she served as President of the Virginia Education Association. Since 2013, she has been serving as an adjunct faculty member for SPCS, and she also owns her own private practice as a Career Transition & Job Search Coach that specializes in helping burnt-out teachers and mid-career professional revitalize their careers in new career paths. She teaches a course on education issues, policy, and ethics.


Board of Examiners, National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education (NCATE)

Henrico County Education Association

Virginia Association of School Librarians

Association for Supervision and Curriculum Development

Virginia Association for Supervision and Curriculum Development

Phi Delta Kappa

Martin Luther King, Hr. Commission

Professional Experience

President (CEO) (2008-2012)

Virginia Education Association, Richmond

Library Information Specialist (2001-2008)

Henrico County Public Schools, Va.


English Education, Library Media, and Administration and Supervision, Virginia

National Board Certified Library Media Specialist, Preschool through Young Adulthood


B.A., Longwood College 1975
English Education

M.A., Hollins College 1987
Liberal Studies (Fine Arts - Literature)

Ed.S., University of Virginia 2000
School Administration/Supervision

Ph.D., Virginia Commonwealth University 2007
Educational Leadership

Contact Information

North Court
(804) 289-8427
(804) 289-8138 (Fax)