Dr. Jennifer Banks
Clever Math, LLC Co-Founder
Jennifer D. Banks, Ph.D. is currently the Mathematics and Science Coordinator for Washtenaw County. For nearly 20 years, Dr. Banks has served as a teacher and instructional leader at various levels. Jennifer is passionate about empowering educators and learners, to ensure that all students have equitable access and opportunities to learn and engage in high-quality rigorous mathematics. Over the past ten years, she has intently worked to expand K-12 educators' understanding of culturally responsive instruction, specifically in the area of mathematics. Dr. Banks holds a bachelors' Industrial and Operations Engineer and worked in the corporate sector for 4 years. She has been recognized by various community organizations for her work in expanding access to STEM education, including the Rhonda Walker Foundation and DAPCEP. She currently serves on the Michigan Early Mathematics Taskforce and is a lecturer for the University of Michigan. Furthermore, she is the Co-Founder of Clever Math, LLC.