Sheila Hill, Ed.D.

Assistant Professor


Dr. Sheila G. Hill is an experienced educator with an extensive school-based background. Her previous experience includes teacher, guidance counselor, supervisor of Gifted and Talented Education, elementary school principal, and adjunct professor for several colleges and universities. She is currently an assistant professor in the School of Education at Regent.

She is former chairman of the Chesapeake School Board, which serves approximately 38,000 students and over 5,900 employees. She was first elected to the board in May 1998, re-elected in 2002 and again in 2006, serving as vice-chairman.

Hill served on the Board of Directors for the Virginia School Boards Association, where she was chairman of the Tidewater Region. She also served on its Federal Relations Network Committee, which is composed of experienced government relations professionals who closely monitor educational actions on Capitol Hill.

Hill is involved in a number of community organizations including the Board of Directors of the Boys and Girls Club of Southeast Virginia, and was a past recipient of the NAACP Flame Bearer of Education Award.


Award of Excellence & Award of Distinction, Virginia School Boards Association

Outstanding Woman of Tidewater” Award, Bennett College Alumni Association

NAACP “Flame Bearer of Education” Award

“Outstanding Community Service Award”, Portsmouth Community Services Board

“Martin Luther King Leadership Award, Exodus Faith Ministries, January, 2007


"Fostering Resiliency in Our Children: Conquering Life's Challenges", Virginia Teacher, (formerly Tidewater Teacher), fall, 2010.


Regent University Committees:

  • Regent University Campus Conduct Board for Title IX Procedures and Adjudication Process

  • Secretary, EADM Subcommittee

  • Career switcher Subcommittee

  • TEAC Subcommittee

  • Advisory Board, Educational Leadership Program

  • Chair, Dissertation Committee for three doctoral candidates

Meet Our Faculty

Homer Allen, M.Ed.

Instructional Team Member

Moyra-Lee Babb, M.A.

Instructional Team Member

Jason Baker, Ph.D.

Associate Vice President of Teaching and Learning & Professor

757.352.4447 jasobak@regent.edu
Glenn Brown, Ed.D.


Math Specialist Program Chair

757.352.4567 glenbro@regent.edu
Jenny Sue Flannagan, Ed.D.

Associate Professor

Director, Math & Science Center

Elementary Education Program Chair

757.352.4123 jennfla@regent.edu
Linda D. Grooms, Ph.D.


Post-Master's Program Chair

757.352.4862 lindgro@regent.edu
Hope Jordan, Ph.D.


Special Education Program Chair

Reading Specialist Program Chair

757.352.4438 hopejor@regent.edu
Glenn Koonce, Ed.D.

Associate Professor

Educational Leadership Program Chair

757.352.4316 glenkoo@regent.edu
Jeff Pittman, Ph.D.

Associate Professor

IDP & Student Affairs Program Chair

757.352.4205 jeffpit@regent.edu
Donna Revellon, M.A.

Instructional Team Member

W. George Selig, Ed.D.

Distinguished Chair of Educational Leadership

757.352.4137 georsel@regent.edu
T.J. Wolfe, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor

C & I Program Chair

Instructional Design & Technology Program Chair

757.352.4615 tjwolfe@regent.edu