Name: Kathleen Iverson
Age: 60 years
Birthplace: Westminster (actually St. Joseph's Hospital in Orange, there was no hospital closer then)
Residence: 8441 Sterling Way, Westminster
Occupation: retired science and math teacher
Education: bachelor's degree in chemistry, master's degree chemistry teaching certificate from Cal State Fullerton
Experience as an educator: I taught at Westminster High School for more than 30 years. During that time I taught math and science (chemistry, physics, integrated math), served as the Huntington Beach Union High School District science curriculum specialist, science department coordinator and the MERITS math/science magnet coordinator. I have experience building master schedules, building and managing budgets, and worked to gain funding through both political actions and grant writing.
I also served on School Site Council and the HBUHSD Strategic Planning Committee.
Previously elected or appointed positions: From 1990 to 1996, I served as a school board member of the Westminster School District (K-8).
Community organizations you belong to: I belong to the Westminster Historical Society, Friends of Rancho Los Alamitos, St. Wilfrid's Episcopal Church of Huntington Beach, and WHS School Site Council. Since my retirement in June 2008, I have remained active in the district as a member of the WHS 50th anniversary and the re-dedication of Boswell Field committees and MERITS Program Consultant.
Why should constituents vote for you?