“Kira is passionate about making sure children have the opportunities that will significantly improve their lives.  Over the last eight years on BESE, Kira has done a tremendous job helping move the state forward.”

-Mary Landrieu, U.S. Senator

“Education is a cornerstone of building a stronger New Orleans. Kira has played a major role in moving us in the right direction.  Under Kira’s leadership, we are seeing positive results across the state and in particular in New Orleans for African American students.”  

-Jason Williams, New Orleans Councilmember-At-Large