KNEA Secretary-Treasurer- Kimberly Howard

Kimberly Howard is an ESOL teacher at Washington Elementary in USD 259 Wichita Public Schools. Prior to teaching at Washington, she taught kindergarten at Griffith Elementary, also in Wichita.

Kimberly graduated from Udall High School in Udall, KS before attending Friends University where she obtained a Bachelor of Elementary Education. She also obtained a Masters of School Leadership from Baker University and a Masters of Curriculum & Instruction in ESOL from Newman University.

She is involved in leadership at her school, where she serves on the leadership team and is the building representative for her local, The United Teachers of Wichita. She has also served on the USD 259 Professional Development Council.

Kimberly has served in many leadership roles at UTW, KNEA, and NEA. She is currently the Secretary of UTW. Before that, she was an at-large member of the UTW Executive Board. Kimberly was a NEA Director for 4

In Kimberly’s free time, she enjoys traveling with family and friends, watching KU basketball, shopping, and reading