Enikia Ford Morthel
Member, Risk, Public Purpose, and Diversity Committees
Parent of 8th Grader and Preschooler
Enikia is an urban educator with over 14 years of experience in the public school system. A product of independent schools, Enikia dedicates herself to transforming the education system and providing quality school options to historically underserved communities. She currently serves as the Assistant Superintendent for San Francisco Unified, serving the Bayview/Potrero Hill communities. Previously, she served as the Chief of Schools for Education for Change Public Schools, a not-for-profit Charter Management Organization focused on providing equitable access to excellent schools in Oakland, California.
Enikia has been an elementary school principal for Oakland and Hayward Unified, with a track record of accelerating academic outcomes and closing the opportunity gap. She has also provided strategic educational consulting services for companies like ETS, LeapFrog Schoolhouse, and Bay Area CBOs, and partnered with Seneca Family of Agencies as a lead developer of the All-In Partnership, which has transformed Special Education and Response to Intervention in countless schools serving communities of increased trauma.
Enikia currently serves on the SFS Diversity Committee. She and her husband William have been part of the SFS community since 2008 and are parents to Jayvyn (8th Grade) and Samaiya (Preschool). She currently serves on the Risk Committee, the Public Purpose Committee, and the Diversity Committee.