Meet Team AISD

We are committed to helping Team AISD-our more than 12,000 employees-learn, grow, and advance their careers, to ensure our students’ ultimate success.

Kimiko Cartwright

Executive Director
Office of Educator Quality
Previous Occupations at AISD: 
Principal, Assistant Principal, Band Director
Years at AISD: 

Kimiko Cartwright is Executive Director of the Office of Educator Quality for the Austin Independent School District. Serving Austin ISD for the past19 years, Ms. Cartwright was a band director at Lanier High School and Burnet Middle School, an administrative intern at Pearce Middle School, and an assistant principal and principal at Murchison Middle School.

Prior to Austin ISD, she taught in the Duncan Public Schools in Duncan Oklahoma. Ms. Cartwright earned a Master of Education with a focus in educational administration from the University of Texas at Austin. Her bachelor degree is from the University of Oklahoma in music education.