Aisha Maxwell is a product of DeSoto County Schools. She attended Greenbrook Elementary School, Southaven Middle School, and graduated from Southaven High School. After completing her Bachelor of Arts degree in English and Psychology from Lyon College, Mrs. Maxwell received her teaching license via the alternate route. She began her teaching career as a 7th grade English and language arts teacher at Southaven Middle School where she taught for 11 years. While teaching at Southaven Middle School, Mrs. Maxwell received her Master's in Educational Leadership from the University of Mississippi in 2010. Mrs. Maxwell was an Assistant Principal at Horn Lake Middle School for three school years.
As the principal of Overpark Elementary School, her number one desire is to see the students, staff, and community to reach their fullest potential.