Brooke Studt joined the Buffett Early Childhood Institute in 2015 as an educational facilitator. She works with Belleaire Elementary in the Bellevue school district, with Westbrook Elementary in the Westside school district, and with the Westside Early Childhood Center preschool. Studt provides on-site support to elementary school leaders and teachers, enhancing teaching and learning in preschool – third grade classrooms. She also supports teachers through professional development workshops and coaching as part of the Superintendents’ Plan. Studt, an Omaha native, earned a bachelor’s degree from the University of Nebraska ̶ Lincoln in 2003 and a master’s degree in educational leadership from Doane College. Studt has taught children from PreKindergarten to Grade 4 in Nebraska, Florida, Texas, and Tennessee. In Nebraska, she taught in the Omaha Public Schools and most recently at Neihardt Elementary in the Millard school district. She also is an adjunct instructor in the master of arts teaching program at the College of Saint Mary in Omaha.