Dr. Jeff Atkins is the Chief Operations Officer for Alabaster City Schools. He oversees all school buildings, maintenance, capital outlay, custodial, and transportation services.
Dr. Atkins has 25 years of experience in Alabaster. He served as a history teacher and coach at Thompson High School for six years. He then served six years at Thompson High School as an Assistant Principal. Dr. Atkins moved to Thompson Middle School for two years as principal, before working the last ten years as a district administrator for Alabaster City Schools.
He earned his Bachelor of Science from Jacksonville State University. He holds a Master's and an Ed.S in Instructional Leadership from the University of Montevallo. In 2013, Dr. Atkins earned his Doctorate at Samford University in Educational Leadership. He also holds certification as a capital planner and facilities assessor.
Dr. Atkins is married to April Atkins, a Reading Specialist at Thompson Intermediate School. They have two sons, Gunner Christian (12th grader at THS) and Ryder Jackson Atkins (5th at TIS).