Jherrithan Dukes is a Little Rock native. His passion for music paved the way for him to receive a full band scholarship to the University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff. He graduated with honors from UAPB with a Bachelor’s Degree in Music Education and went to work for the Little Rock School District.
Dukes went on to serve as assistant principal at eStem Public Charter Schools. He is now the principal at Friendship Aspire Academy Pine Bluff.
Dukes now holds a Master’s Degree in Educational Administration and Supervision from the University of Arkansas at Little Rock and is pursuing an Educational Doctorate in Transformational Leadership.