Colleen is originally from Buffalo, NY and moved to the Bay Area in 2005. She is a creative problem solver with a BFA degree in Photography and Art History and an MFA in Printmaking. Colleen has worked in Higher Education Administration for over ten years and is excited to now be working in Early Childhood Education Administration at KMS and Open Mind. Her position prior to KMS was Director of Admissions at San Francisco Art Institute. Colleen sees community building and communication as a form of artistic expression and looks forward to working with and for you all.
"The philosophy of KMS is aligned with my personal vision of learning and growth. I learn best through experience and am inspired every day to see how quickly KMS students learn independence and confidence through the Reggio Emilia approach."