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Jennifer Gonzalez-Sumerford

As an Executive Director of Partner Success, Jennifer brings over 21 years of experience in public education.  She has served as a teacher, principal, and district coordinator. 

Jennifer firmly believes in the power of public education through empowering our teachers and students to strive for excellence every day in high-quality and equitable classroom environments. She strongly advocates for all students, especially our English language learners.  During her time as a Campus Principal, she focused on implementing Professional Learning Communities, RtI systems, PBIS, and Campus Improvement plans.

Career Highlights & Experience

  • High School Biology Teacher (2001-2007)
  • Assistant and Associate Principal (2007-2014)
  • Principal (2014-2020)
  • Language Acquisition Coordinator (2020-2021)

Education & Certifications

  • M.S. in Educational Management | University of Houston-Clear Lake
  • B. S. in Biology and Education | Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi
  • Certifications in Biology 6-12, ESL Supplemental, Principal EC-12, and T-TESS

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