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Emily Lequerica

Director of Research and Innovation for Boys' Education

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Work Address

Presbyterian Day School
4025 Poplar Avenue
Memphis, TN 38111


B.A.E. University of Mississippi, M.Ed. Christian Brothers University


  • Administration
  • Early Childhood
  • Elementary

Emily Lequerica serves as Director of Research and Innovation for Boys’ Education at Presbyterian Day School.

Born and raised in Memphis, Emily attended St. Mary’s Episcopal School and then graduated from the University of Mississippi with a Bachelor of Arts in Education. Following college, Emily spent time in the early childhood classroom and coached middle school volleyball and basketball while working on her master’s degree. Emily received a MEd from Christian Brothers University and joined the PDS faculty in the fall of 2009.

Over the years, Emily has served PDS as a Junior Kindergarten teacher, Director of Early Childhood Programs, Assistant Director of Admission and as an Associate in the Advancement Office. She has trained through Harvard’s New and Aspiring School Leaders program and most recently completed TAIS’ New and Emerging Leaders Institute through Vanderbilt University.

Outside of PDS, Emily enjoys spending time with her family, going to the beach, and all things sports. Emily is married to Frank Lequerica and they have one daughter, May. They are members of Second Presbyterian Church.