Degrees and Certifications:
Ms. Lamont grew up in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. She earned a Bachelor of Arts with a major in English from the University of Scranton, a Master of Science in Education from the University of Pennsylvania, and administrative credentials from Seattle University. She taught English in Philadelphia before moving to the Edmonds School district in Washington where she taught English and Social Studies. After holding the position of principal at an alternative school in the Stanwood-Camano Island School District in Washington, she joined Portland Public Schools where was vice principal at Wilson from 2004-2018. Her daughter, Lauren, is a Wilson graduate.