Designation:Special Education Services Coordinator
Phone:757-766-1100 ext. 2202
Mrs. Leann Sorrell is joining New Horizons Regional Education Program as the Program Coordinator for the Center for Autism. Mrs. Sorrell supervises the campuses located at Kiln Creek Elementary and Yorktown Middle School.
Mrs. Sorrell served as a classroom teacher in Hampton City Schools for twelve years where she provided educational services to students with Autism and Intellectual Disabilities. In 2014, Mrs. Sorrell was hired as an Instructional Coach for Hampton City Schools where she worked with Special Education Teachers and inclusion teams, providing ongoing job-embedded professional development. In 2017, Mrs. Sorrell joined York County Schools, as a Student Services Coordinator, where she provided support to division staff in the required policies, procedures, and services for students with disabilities.
Mrs. Sorrell is a 2003 graduate of Christopher Newport University where she earned her Bachelor of Arts and a 2016 graduate of Old Dominion University, where she earned her M.S.Ed in Educational Leadership with a concentration in Administration and Supervision.