Head of School
Mrs. Koerper joined BASIS in 2016 in the central office, first working in the Academics Division and then quickly joining the School Management team where she spent most of the last year assisting school leadership. Prior to beginning her career with BASIS, Mrs. Koerper worked as an Education Program Manager for the Arizona State Charter Board, contracted with Arizona Department of Education as a capacity building coach for schools across Arizona, and spent 10 years teaching and in school leadership in the charter school setting. Ms. Koerper holds an undergraduate degree in Elementary Education and a Master’s of Science in Leadership. She has also served as an elected member of the School Site Council at Lincoln Elementary, Prescott, AZ, sat on the Task Force for SB 1197 regarding special education, was a governing board member for a local literacy non-profit, and has volunteered in many community organizations and events, such as Girl Scouts and Big Brother Big Sisters. On a more personal note, Mrs. Koerper has 4 children, 2 of whom are BASIS students. She loves the outdoors and being active, yoga, travel, reading, movies and new adventures and learning!
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