Chair of the Academic Excellence Committee
Johna has 17 years of experience serving in public school systems in Kansas and Missouri. She has held the positions of classroom teacher, instructional coach, elementary math coordinator, and K-12 district coordinator. Johna is currently an assistant principal in the Lee’s Summit R-7 School District. Prior to joining LSR-7, Johna worked at a peer charter school supporting K-12 programming focusing in the areas of assessment, teacher development, and school improvement. In 2016, her school received Title I School of the Year & a National Blue Ribbon. She holds a Master’s Degree in Curriculum Assessment & Design, and a Specialist Degree in K-12 Administration. Johna lives with her husband and two sons in Kansas City, Missouri where they have resided for over 21 years.