Dr. Berg began her professional career as a middle school teacher in the Renton School District. Her first principal role was in Bainbridge Island School District for three years and then in the Mead School District for six years. In 2010, she was invited to serve as Superintendent of the Deer Park School District and was there for three years.
In 2013, she became Superintendent of the Marysville School District, which serves nearly 11,000 students in 22 schools, with a staff of roughly 1,300 and a budget of $152 million. She was in Marysville for six years.
Dr. Berg then spent three years as the Associate and Interim Superintendent of The American School of Dubai, which serves approximately 2,300 students from 82 countries, including children from the United States Consulate. The school was recently named the “Most Outstanding School Overall” in the United Arab Emirates.
Dr. Berg earned her Doctorate in Organizational Leadership from Teachers College Columbia University and her Superintendent’s Credential from Washington State University.
Dr. Berg is married and she and her husband Grant, a retired firefighter, have three grown children.