Episode 72: Leilani Scott

Propelling Others Forward

hosted by: Jessica Pfeiffer & Steve Graner

About our guest:

Hey everyone! In today’s episode we connect with LeiLani Scott from Mesa Public Schools. I’ve had the honor of working with her for several years now and am alway so impressed by her leadership and ability to push the system forward. In this episode she highlights the importance of building a true culturally relevant PBIS system, supporting our educators, and prioritizing the growth of all students. LeiLani brings 26 years of extensive experience in the field of education to her current role as the Director of Student Support Systems for Mesa Public Schools. Her career has encompassed various roles, including general education and special education teacher, itinerant Vision specialist, Trauma Specialist, Special Education Director, and Principal. LeiLani has been committed to enhancing educational systems and frameworks, such as MTSS and PBIS to better serve educators, districts, and learners alike. LeiLani strives to be a force for improvement, empowerment, and growth, in order to propel others forward in leaving their mark on the world.