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 Lanor Payne  is the Director of Early Childhood for Riverview Gardens School District. Prior to joining RGSD in July 2018, Dr. Payne spent the three years prior  serving  as building principal  at the elementary level for one year, and assistant principal at the early childhood level for 2 years with Saint Louis Public Schools. Prior his time in school leadership, Dr.Payne began his career in early childhood teaching grades preschool, first, and second for 8 years.



 The Malden Missouri native earned a Bachelors of Arts in Speech Communication from Southeast Missouri State University where he graduated cum laude. Dr.Payne has also earned a Master's of Arts in Early Childhood Education from Webster University, Ed.S degree from Lindenwood University, and an Ed.D in Higher Ed. Leadership from Maryville University. Dr. Payne is a proud member of Phi Beta Sigma Fraternity Inc.

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