Beth Higbee is the assistant superintendent of education support services for the San Bernardino County superintendent of schools. She also serves as co-lead of the Community Engagement Initiative for the California Statewide System of Support. Higbee has nearly 40 years of experience in public education as a teacher and administrator. Higbee received her teaching credential from Cal Poly University in Pomona and her MA from the University of California, Riverside. She also holds a PhD in education.