About the Dean of Culture

Phone: 313-873-3050


Degrees and Certifications:

Ms. Kimberly Capron

Ms. Kimberly Capron has been with Detroit Public Schools Community District for over 20 years and in education for over 25 years. She began her career as an elementary school teacher in Flint, Michigan. In 1998 she moved to Minneapolis, Minnesota as a Title 1 supervisor for two years and finally come back to Detroit, Michigan in 2000 as an elementary teacher. Her major is English Language Arts and she has a minor in Childhood Development.

Ms. Capron earned her Administration certificate in 2013 and has worked as a Literacy Coach, Instructional Specialist and has now moved into administration as the Dean of Culture for DIA. She earned her National Board of Professional Teaching Certificate in 2008 and recently was renewed as a NBCT in 2018.