Director of Public Programs & Authorizer Relations
Lynnzi Brianza is currently the Director of Public Programs and Authorizer Relations at KIPP SoCal Public Schools. Lynnzi joined the KIPP SoCal Team and Family in 2013 and since then has worked to strengthen the region’s programmatic federal and state compliance efforts, after-school programs and positive working relationships with local school districts that authorize KIPP SoCal Public Schools. Prior to working with KIPP SoCal, she was a Program Coordinator at the National Council of La Raza/California State University Long Beach (NCLR/CSULB) Center for Latino Community Health, Evaluation, and Leadership Training. In this role, Lynnzi managed a peer mentorship program for first-generation Latino students studying STEM disciplines. Lynnzi holds a Bachelor of Arts in Sociology from Whittier College and a Master of Public Administration from California State University, Long Beach.