Staff Profile

Lauren Kiernan

Amy Gail Buchman Preschool Director
Phone: (813) 876-2377 ext. 218

Lauren Kiernan is thrilled to lead the Amy Gail Buchman Preschool at Congregation Schaarai Zedek. She earned a Bachelor of Science Degree in Elementary Education at Florida State University and a Master of Education Degree in Educational Leadership from the University of South Florida. Lauren brings 17 years of experience in the field of education from various teaching and leadership positions. Most recently, she held the position of Assistant Principal of Elementary Instruction at Lithia Springs Elementary and Gorrie Elementary.

Lauren lives in the Fishhawk area with her husband, PJ and her two daughters. She has been a proud member of the Schaarai Zedek community since 2015 and holds Amy Gail Buchman Preschool in the highest regard as her youngest daughter previously attended the preschool.