Deputy Superintendent Anita Huggins

A former English teacher, Master Teacher, Principal, Director, and Executive Director, Anita Huggins currently serves as the Interim Chief Transformation Officer for Charleston County School District (CCSD). An accomplished educator with nearly 25 years of experience in education, Ms. Huggins has led in various Charleston County School District (CCSD) schools and communities during her tenure. Prior to her current role, she served as Executive Director of Secondary Schools; for over 12 years, she trained hundreds of teachers and administrators from all of CCSD’s schools in how to effectively plan for instruction, deliver instruction, and develop conducive environments for learners as the Executive Director of Educator Effectiveness. In that role, Ms. Huggins was instrumental in developing districtwide systems for teacher development, support, and recognition.

Over the course of her career, Ms. Huggins has presented at numerous conferences, served as guest lecturer, facilitated and served on various panels, as well as co-authored journal articles to help grow and support aspiring, novice, and veteran educators. Ms. Huggins holds bachelor’s degrees in both English and Secondary Education along with a master’s degree in Secondary Administration.