Kendra coaches and supports teachers through classroom observations and debriefs, in addition to coordinating and facilitating professional development. She is a native of Zeeland, MI and earned her bachelor’s degree in history with a minor in religion at Hendrix College in Conway, AR. Kendra was a 2016 Fellow and completed her educator certification for English 7-12 through ATC. She lives in Forrest City where she taught 10-12th ELA, 10th/12th Pre-AP ELA, AP Literature and Composition, AP Language, and Creative Writing.at Forrest City High School. During her time at FCHS, Kendra also served as the chair of the English department and member of the Leadership Team. As an ATC alumna and two-time Summer Institute Mentor, Kendra brings an unique experience and perspective to the Teacher Development Team.