6th Grade Mathematics Teacher
B.A., Urban Environmental Policy, Occidental College
Kenzie Brownsmith joined Westridge in 2019 as our 6th grade math and homeroom teacher. Prior to Westridge, Kenzie spent five years at Aveson Global Leadership Academy where she taught math and science and, most recently, acted as director of their Flex Studies Program, a hybrid independent studies program. She brings experience in curriculum writing, mastery-based assessment design, and differentiated lesson planning and instruction. She also has a background in college admissions, having worked in the admissions offices at Caltech and Occidental College. Kenzie earned her Bachelors in Urban Environmental Policy from Occidental College and multiple teaching credentials from CalStateTEACH. Kenzie's wife Val Brownsmith teaches Middle School mathematics at Westridge.