Brandie Loomis is a 2021-2022 Teach Plus Arkansas Policy Fellow and an elementary math and science academic coach serving grades K-4 in Bentonville. Her primary role is to work with teachers in the classroom to support best practices for mathematical instruction. She recently worked with the DESE and a team of educators and parents to actively increase parental involvement in mathematics education across the state. Brandie serves as president of the Bentonville Schools PPC. Brandie earned her BSE in Elementary Education and her MAT in Early Childhood Education from the University of Arkansas, Fayetteville, and an EdS in Educational Leadership from Arkansas State University, Jonesboro.