BACKGROUND

Peter Kuhns is a 2013 graduate of Lafayette College with a B.A. in History. Upon graduation, he joined Teach For America, and was placed in New Orleans, Louisiana. For the past four years, he has taught middle school science and social studies at a Turnaround charter school in New Orleans. He has also served other roles within Renew Schools such as a football coach, lead planner for all the grade level science teachers across the network, and leader of a network wide initiative to implement restorative behavior practices. In 2016 he earned his M.S. in Education from Johns Hopkins University. He recently has earned is M.Ed. in Urban School Building Leadership from Columbia University.
Peter and his wife Christy recently moved to San Diego. He and his wife are very active and enjoy a balanced lifestyle. Peter enjoys exercise, intramural sports, being outdoors, and playing music. He looks forward to discovering more about the “world’s finest city”.