• Dr. Helen Porter, Chief Schools Officer

    Dr. Helen Porter

    Title: Chief Schools Officer
    Mailing address:
    1818 West Worley Street
    Columbia, MO 65203
    Contact information:
    Phone: (573) 214-3400
    Fax: (573) 214-3401
    Email: hporter@cpsk12.org
    Ed D Educational Leadership, Ed S Educational Leadership
    M Ed Curriculum & Instruction, BS Ed English Education, BA English (University of Missouri, Columbia)
    Work experience:
    • English Language Arts teacher, Oakland Junior High School
    • Adjunct Professor, University-Columbia
    • Assistant Principal, Oakland Junior High School
    • Principal, Oakland Junior High/Middle School

    Community service and organizations:

    Member of Our Lady of Lourdes parish and Griffiths Leadership Society for Women - Mizzou Alumni Association.
    Family and personal interests:
    Married to Jeff with one child, who is in 4th grade. I like reading, crafting, and spending time with family and friends. Swimming, upcycling, garage sale finds, and creating music are passions of the Porter family!