Division Director for Instructional Programs
Kenna Barger is the director of the instructional programs division, where she leads teams from multiple program areas including Advanced Career, Learning-Centered Leadership, literacy and mathematics, project-based learning and readiness. She joined SREB’s school improvement team full-time in 2014, bringing more than 23 years of experience in the public education sector as a teacher, administrator, curriculum designer and educational consultant. Kenna has worked with schools and districts in over 20 states in the areas of numeracy, project-based learning, curriculum writing, and leadership. She directed the design and development of the SREB math readiness courses and the embedded mathematics in Advanced Career projects in her role as director of product and material development.
Kenna holds both bachelor’s and master’s degrees in secondary education/mathematics from West Virginia University and has completed advanced graduate coursework in educational leadership with endorsements for Superintendent, Principal and Supervisor of Instruction. She lives in West Virginia.