Kendall joined BIE in 2016 as the Professional Services Manager where she is responsible for connecting schools and districts to the onsite training and coaching services provided by BIE. Kendall brings ten years of experience in non-profit and education reform.
Prior to BIE, Kendall worked for New Leaders, a national education non profit working to cultivate and sustain transformative urban school leaders throughout the United States. While at New Leaders, she worked closely to recruit, train and support teachers within San Francisco Bay Area. Most recently she served as Manager of Program Alignment.
Kendall’s background and passion is in early learning and literacy. Her passion led her to Early Edge California, a state advocacy organization where she worked on legislative, local organizing and public policy to support and advocate for California’s youngest learners.
Kendall holds her B.A. from Scripps College where she majored in Sociology with an emphasis on inequity in educational systems. She began her career in education as a preschool teacher in Northern California.