November 27, 2019
For Immediate Release
The Tukwila School District Board of Directors is pleased to announce the appointment of Dr. Bridgette Agpaoa Ryder as District 3 Board Director. Dr. Agpaoa Ryder was sworn in at the November 26th Board Meeting.
Dr. Agpaoa Ryder brings a wealth of knowledge and experience in fiscal and budget oversight, policy development, intercultural communication and strategic planning. After attaining her Bachelor of Arts in Psychology from University of Washington, she attained her Master of Arts in Education and Mental Health Counseling, followed by a Doctorate in Educational Leadership from Seattle University. She is tenured faculty, academic advisor and internship supervisor for Human Services students at Tacoma Community College. In addition to teaching she owns and manages a private practice in Renton.
Dr. Agpaoa Ryder is actively involved in the community and her children have had their entire educational experience in Tukwila schools. Dr. Agpaoa Ryder states “The school staff and teachers are amazing! They need continued support to do very challenging work. I want to continue to serve my community and district using the talent and experience I bring to the Board to continue to improve our District”.
Please join us in welcoming our newest Board Director!