Kimberly Best serves as North Texas Leadership Academy’s Gifted and Talented Specialist. Kimberly graduated Summa Cum Laude from Midwestern State University and won the President’s Medal of Honor for having the highest average in the Business in Interdisciplinary Studies program. Kimberly has a master’s degree in Reading and was GT Teacher of the Year for Region XIV in 2011. Kimberly believes education should go beyond the classroom, extend technology applications, develop engineering skills, and nurture creativity. She is excited to ignite the passion of learning in her students as a GT specialist for North Texas Leadership Academy.