School Leader, KIPP Voyage Academy for Girls
Kristen Pappas is the School Leader at KIPP Voyage Academy for Girls Middle School. She joined KIPP Houston Public Schools in 2010 as a 6th grade math teacher at KIPP Voyage Academy for Girls. Prior to teaching and leading at Voyage, she taught and led for five years between two International Baccalaureate schools with Charlotte-Mecklenburg Schools. There, she served as a 5th grade self-contained elementary teacher and 6th grade math teacher. She served as Assistant Principal of KIPP Voyage from 2013-2017. Kristen earned her Bachelor’s degree in Education from Purdue University and her Master’s degree in Education from Pfeiffer University. She enjoys family time exploring Houston with her husband and son.
- Kristen has checked skydiving off of her bucket list (twice).
- Kristen played soccer from age 5 through high school.
- Kristen had a big, fat Greek wedding.