Alisha Wilson

Alisha Wilson

About Alisha Wilson

Alisha now runs the Media Center turned Innovation Center at Booker T. Washington High School in Pensacola, FL, after teaching high school English for five years. In 2015, she received the Governor’s Shine Award in the state of Florida for her contributions to education through her school library. Alisha was selected as a PBS Digital Innovator in 2016, and in 2017 her library was selected as the winning high school program for the Follett Challenge, accompanied by a $30,000 prize. Also in 2017, her Innovation Center won the District Administration (DA) Schools of TechXcellence Award, sponsored by HP and Intel. In addition, School Library Journal chose Alisha as the Maker Hero for the 2017 School Librarian of the Year Awards.