Dr. Umali-Kopp has a background in Cultural Psychology, with an emphasis on equity and social justice, focusing on how culture impacts our self-perceptions, interpretations of others, and social interactions.
She brings a plethora of experience on creating more equitable and inclusive environments through a social justice lens, building bridges across individuals and groups. Prior to a career in education,
Dr. Umali Kopp was a consultant and trainer, working with numerous private and non-profit organizations such as the Anti-Defamation League (ADL) and the National Conference for Community and Justice (NCCJ).
Her vast experience will be a significant asset as we continue our transformational efforts on addressing the racial and social inequities that plague our communities.