Board Members » Ms. Keri Kropke - Board Member

Ms. Keri Kropke - Board Member

Ms. Keri Kropke - Board Member
Keri Kropke was elected to the Brea Olinda School Board November 6, 2018. She has lived in the city of Brea for the past 15 years and has a son that attends Brea schools.
Ms. Kropke is an elementary public educator with a California Clear Multi Subject Teaching Credential. For 15 years, she has taught in Norwalk La Mirada Unified and recently joined Rowland Heights Unified School District. Ms. Kropke is also a speech language pathologist specializing in early intervention, autism spectrum, and children with unique learning needs. Working as an education advocate in Independent Education Evaluations (IEE), Ms. Kropke has promoted early language opportunities to close achievement gaps as well as fought and secured special education funding from the State of California. Additionally, she has worked on and for PTA/PTO, school site councils, and principal’s advisor committees over the course of her career in public education.
Ms. Kropke has a B.A. in political economy from U.C. Berkeley, an M.A. from Cal State Fullerton in History, a post baccalaureate from Chapman University in Communication Disorders, an M.A. from Cal State Fullerton in Communication Sciences, and a California Clear Credential from U.C.L.A. extension. She is an advocate and proud product of public education in the Cal State and California UC system.
Ms. Kropke has committed her professional life to improving every child’s access to inclusive education and believes that the public education system is the cornerstone to our great democratic society.
Term Expires: November 30, 2020