The SEED School of Miami
Florida Memorial Univ. 15800 nw 42nd avenue miami gardens, fl 33054
8004 NW 154th Street, #389 miami lakes, fl 33016
HEAD OF SCHOOL | DR. Kara Locke
Kara Locke served as the Principal of The SEED School of Washington D.C. from 2007 – 2013 and began her role as the Head of School of SEED Miami in early 2014. She is a native of Washington, D.C. who received her bachelor’s degree in English Literature with a concentration in Secondary Education from Rhodes College. She completed her graduate work at Johns Hopkins University and received a master’s degree in School Administration and Supervision. In 2006 she was selected by New Leaders for New Schools to serve as a Resident Principal and engage in a yearlong learning and leadership training program. She is currently completing her coursework to earn her Ed.D in Educational Leadership from the University of Pennsylvania. Kara has taught at both the elementary and high school levels in Washington, D.C. area private and public charter schools. She was recognized for her teaching by the Archdiocese of Washington, D.C. and more recently for her leadership by New Leaders for New Schools.
SEED Miami BOARD OF TRUSTEES
Sandy Bohrer | Partner, Holland & Knight
Aviva D. Budd | Attorney, Independent Real Estate Investor
Tom Culmo | Founder and Managing Partner, Culmo Trial Attorneys
Melanie Damian | Co-Founder, Damian & Valori, LLP
Jaret L. Davis | Co-Managing Shareholder, Green
Virginia Emmons | Co-Founder, Educate Tomorrow
Patrick Gannon | Principal, Kaufman, Rossin & Co.
Robert Gordon | Senior Financial Advisor, Investor Solutions
Tery Medina | Associate Director, The Southeastern Equity Center
Our core values drive everything we do--from our instructional practices to our school culture to the systems and processes we put in place each day: