Anderson, Kris » Anderson, Kris

Anderson, Kris

Degrees/Credentials
B.S. Secondary Education with Emphasis in Social Science Teaching: M.A. Catholic School Administration: Ed.D Educational Leadership for Social Justice (Candidate)
 
Current Teaching Assignments/Duties
Vice-Principal
 
Brief Bio
Mr. Anderson is excited to join St. Mary's Academy for the 2018-2019 school year after spending the last decade in various roles in Catholic High Schools across California. He began his career as a Social Studies teacher, Coach, and student moderator and has served in other roles such as Dean of Students, Advanced Placement Coordinator, and Department Chair.
 
Mr. Anderson is a Southern California native but has spent time in Northern Idaho and Northern California before returning to the Los Angeles area in 2012. He received his undergraduate degree from the University of Idaho in Secondary Education with an Emphasis in Social Teaching. He earned his master's degree in Catholic School Administration from Loyola  Marymount University in 2015 and is currently completing his doctoral studies at LMU in Educational Leadership for Social Justice.
 
Mr. Anderson believes a collaborative school environment is key to developing successful students and teachers. He believes partnerships with parents and community stakeholders are essential to enriching the experience at St. Mary's Academy.
 
During his free time, he enjoys reading and exploring all of the unique experiences the Los Angeles area has to offer.