KerryJo is an MPS bonus mom of two children. One goes to Franklin Middle and the other goes to North High School. She hands down understands needing options! She knows the district belongs to its parents and students and has no problem reminding anyone. She will work hard to lift your voice in creating solutions that address local disparities. A longtime convener of parents, students, grassroots community groups, unions, and MPS faculty and administrators – KerryJo possesses the experience and know-how to navigate systems and inspire them to work harder for Minneapolis kids and she has done just that and is excited to do more.