Campus Community Health • HEERF I, II & III

Stephanie J. Richards

Stephanie J. Richards


Stephanie J.  Richards


Assistant Professor


Motlow Main Campus

Email Address:


(931) 393-1746


Motlow Main Campus - Simon Hall 105, TTU BOX 5042

Research Interests

Bullying-developing empathy • Readers’ theatre-increasing reading comprehension • Working with students of poverty


Stephanie J. Richards currently teaches a variety of courses in the 2+2 program on Motlow's main campus and satellite McMinnville campus. Prior to coming to Tennessee Tech 14 years ago, she was a Superintendent of Schools and Principal in Yakutat, Alaska, and a Jr/Sr High School Principal in Colorado for 9 years. She earned her PhD and MEd in Educational Administration at the University of Southern MS. She began her career teaching high school English in inner city Jackson, MS after graduating with a degree in English from Millsaps College in 1990.