Lea Chua: Mrs. Lea Chua was born in the Philippines and relocated to the United States in 1988. She received her Bachelor of Science degree from the University of Nevada, Las Vegas. She also earned her Master's Degree in Educational Technology from National University and a Master's
Degree in Education Specialist in School Administration from Nova Southeastern University. Additionally, she earned a certification for Educational Leadership and Management from Georgetown University’s McCourt School of Public Policy. Mrs. Chua started her career as an elementary and adult education teacher in the Clark County School District and Chula Vista School District. Over the years, she has served as an English Language Learner Specialist, a Coordinator for the Southwest Region, Assistant Principal, and Principal of Wayne Tanaka, O.K. Adcock, Gene Ward, and Lucile Bruner Elementary Schools. Mrs. Lea Chua currently resides in Las Vegas with her husband Ray, their son and daughter - Raymond, II and Kei - along with their three dachshunds.
“This year marks my 10th year as an elementary building principal. My educational experiences have afforded me the opportunity to collaborate with a diverse group of people to meet the common goal of increasing student achievement and social-emotional well-being. My educational philosophy is based on my uncompromising belief that - through the collaborative effort of a committed and focused educational team, encouraging parents and community partners - all students at Bruner Elementary will have the ability to learn and become successful individuals.”
-Lea D. Chua, 2018
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