Jenny Bard, MEd

Director, Grow Public Schools Residency at Alder GSE

Jenny Bard is a dedicated advocate that all students can reach their potential. For the last 13 years, she has served as an educator in a variety of roles, teaching at the middle and high school level, and serving as a school and district administrator in traditional public and charter schools. Currently she works for Grow Public Schools in the communities of Arvin and Shafter and aims to help increase educational opportunity for all learners. Jenny earned her Bachelor’s degree in Psychology and Gender Studies from Lewis & Clark College and holds two Master’s Degrees—one in Special Education from Arizona State University and one in School Building Administration from Columbia University.