Karis Wallace

Middle School Counselor

Karis Wallace, Middle School Counselor, was born and raised in the Bay Area and is a proud Oakland Native. She earned her BA from Howard University and started her career in education in Washington D.C., where she lived for over a decade. She moved back to the Bay Area in 2011 in order to pursue a career in social work. She obtained her master’s degree from California State University East Bay, Hayward. She is thrilled to join the Prospect Sierra community and is inspired by the school’s passion to support the social and emotional journey of each student. She is an avid proponent for self-care and enjoys gardening, exploring nature, connecting with family and friends, and spending time with her dogs.