Who is SOSCA board member Amanda Cruz-Ardoin?
Job Title/Department: School Secretary-Bilingual/Student Services
Position on SOSCA Board: Director of By-Laws
How long have you been with KCSOS? 8 years
Why did you want to be a Board Member for SOSCA? Initially, my interest in the SOSCA Board was fueled by my desire to serve my fellow classified employees in the same manner SOSCA has helped me. Furthermore, I have been curious about the inner-workings of our union, and how I can serve an active role..
What have you learned about SOSCA that you didn’t know before? My most impactful experience with KCSOS has been interacting with the multitude of people who devote their lives to the success of their colleagues. They provide support for those in need, contractual upholding, and scholarship opportunities for the education of its members.
What do you enjoy doing in your free time? My recreation time is replete with family moments. From exciting road trips to weekend bike rides, my girls keep my life active and adventurous. Pursuing my career goals through higher education fill my remaining hours outside of KCSOS.