Iris has over twenty years of professional experience, including special education compliance and supporting students with exceptional needs. Iris has a background in business development and is known for her creativity in cultivating collaborative partnerships. Iris holds a bachelor’s degree from Texas Woman’s University with three concentrations in Criminal Justice, Sociology, and Business. She also holds a master’s in educational leadership from Texas A&M University-Commerce. Iris is a Juris Doctor candidate at Mitchell Hamline School of Law.