Nakisia Sims has been married to Frederick Sims for 22 years. They have two wonderful daughters named Anesia and Morgan. At Liberty County High School in Hinesville, Georgia, Nakisia currently serves as the MOID Special Education Self-Contained Teacher and Student Council Advisor. At Liberty University, She is pursuing a Master's degree in Special Education with an additional endorsement in Autism, Middle School Curriculum, and School Leadership.
This NSHSS Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion in Teaching Grant is for educators who serve in rural areas, diverse student populations, or are actively promoting diversity and inclusion initiatives in their school or greater community.