LaKimbre Brown is the Instructional Superintendent for Cluster III. LaKimbre previously served as the principal of Milani Elementary School in the California Bay Area, where she led the school to tremendous student achievement gains. She is also the 2010 Newark Unified Elementary Principal of the Year, a National Board Certified Teacher, and a two-time Fulbright Scholar. She holds a bachelor’s degree in chemistry from the University of Illinois, a master’s degree in curriculum and instruction from Arizona State University, and a doctorate in educational leadership from Mills College.
Cluster III includes Amidon ES, Bancroft ES, Bruce-Monroe ES, Cleveland ES, Garrison ES, JO Wilson ES, Oyster Adams Bilingual, Patterson ES, Powell ES, Reed ES, Tyler ES, and Van Ness ES.