Oliver Elementary School
David Liddell returned to his native Birmingham in August 2014 to join the Woodlawn Foundation as the Woodlawn Innovation Network’s first site coordinator, based at Oliver Elementary School. At Oliver, he was tasked with establishing a model for leveraging community partnerships to support students within the WIN schools, and is responsible for coordinating daily with families, teachers, administrators and partners to holistically support Oliver’s students through a broad menu of programs and services.
A Birmingham native who grew up in Atlanta and graduated from the University of Georgia, David returned to Alabama in 2011 to join Teach for America’s Alabama Corps as an English teacher at Greene County High School in Eutaw, Alabama. David remains an active Alabama Corps alumnus, serves on the board of Young Education Professionals of Birmingham, and mentors for Big Brothers Big Sisters of Greater Birmingham.