JACKSON-OLIN HIGH SCHOOL
Ms. Kimberly Clark Moss, Ed.S
GEAR UP Birmingham Site Facilitator
Kimberly Clark Moss is a proud graduate of Jackson State University where she earned a Bachelor of Science and Master of Science degree in Elementary Education. She also graduated from the University of Alabama at Birmingham with an Educational Specialist degree in Elementary Education and certification in Educational Leadership. She has served as a teacher, curriculum coach, adjunct professor, and educational consultant. She is devoted to developing the whole child, academically, emotionally, and socially. Kimberly created, Kimative Tutorial Services, where she tutors students in reading and mathematics. Kimberly and her two children, Antonio and Antoinette founded the Clark Establishment, where they provide book bags with school supplies for elementary children in the Birmingham and Tuscaloosa area.
Kimberly is active in her community; she is a member of the American Heart Association Heart Guild and the Worship Center Christian Church. She is also a member of the National Council of Teachers of Mathematics. Kimberly is committed to fostering a positive learning environment where there is a well-defined accountability system in place to ensure student success. She is passionate about serving others, and strives to have a positive impact on all.
Student Ambassador, 11th grade
My responsibilities as an ambassador: I represent GEAR UP in school. I participate with fellow peers to implement more ideas so that we can broaden our future.
Why I decided to become a student ambassador: I want to tell my friends about the program. I took advantage of the camps, ACT prep and math tutoring.
A short fun fact about myself: I’m very silly. I love to make jokes.
My responsibilities as an ambassador: As an ambassador I represent the parent view of GEAR UP. I am the voice so parents can hear first-hand to the opportunities.
Why I decided to become a parent ambassador: I wanted to let everyone know about the wonderful opportunities GEAR UP offers and has personally offered me.
A short fun fact about myself: I can’t dance, but I will get on the floor and jam like no one is watching.