Kerry Jo Felder is a first-time candidate running for Minneapolis School Board District 2. A graduate of North High School and Summatech program alum, Kerry Jo is a long-time organizer and has a deep understanding of the Minneapolis Public Schools system. Kerry Jo has served as a Community & Education Organizer for the Minneapolis Regional Labor Federation since 2013. When elected, Kerry Jo will advocate for ways to better tailor schools to their communities, and she will seek to create Full-Service Community Schools in every North Minneapolis public school to provide better services to students, teachers, and communities. An MPS parent herself, Kerry Jo is running because she believes that children need a change, and she has the experience to make that change possible.