PORSHA CROPPER

Porsha Cropper

SENIOR DEPUTY FOR LEGISLATION, EDUCATION AND WORKFORCE DEVELOPMENT

porsha.cropper@lacity.org

Dr. Porsha Cropper serves as Senior Deputy for Education, Workforce Development and Legislation, and is responsible for policy, program and advocacy related to early childhood and K-12 education and workforce development initiatives. She previously served as the Assistant Senior Deputy of Education and Human Development for then-Supervisor Mark Ridley-Thomas. Prior to that, she worked at Abt Associates as an Associate Scientist. Porsha earned a Bachelor of Arts in Political Science and Comparative Studies in Race and Ethnicity from Stanford University and a Ph.D. in Government and Social Policy from Harvard University.