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Jennifer DiBrienza

Palo Alto Unified School Board
Jennifer DiBrienza’s career as a teacher began in the New York City public school system. She spent 8 years as an elementary classroom teacher and staff developer for grades K–8 and then became an education consultant for schools and districts in the US and internationally.

In 2001 she moved to the Bay Area and began a PhD program in education at Stanford's Graduate School of Education. Since completing her dissertation in 2008 she has worked locally, teaching at the Stanford GSE, consulting for education technology companies, and supporting teachers and administrators in schools and districts across the Bay Area.

In 2016 Jennifer was elected to the Palo Alto school board. She currently serves as board president and serves on the district's LGBTQ committee. She was recently elected as a delegate to the CA Democratic Party.