Thank you for your interest in Ruby Kalra's campaign
for South Pasadena School Board!
Ruby's volunteer, professional and personal highlights include:
Fifteen years of dedicated service to South Pasadena schools as a volunteer leader, including President of the South Pasadena Council PTA, President of the South Pasadena Educational Foundation, President of the SPMS PTA, and recipient of the 2018 Golden Apple Award for outstanding service to our schools. Ruby is a hard-working, collaborative team player with a depth of experience (click here for highlights) and a thoughtful, inclusive leadership style. As a school board member, Ruby will continue to advocate for clear and open communication; parent and student engagement; student success and wellness; and fiscal responsibility.
Board-certified pediatrician and pediatric oncologist specializing in the treatment of childhood cancers and blood diseases. Ruby's medical career has been devoted to caring for children facing serious illnesses. For more than a decade, Ruby has volunteered as the visiting doctor for SPUSD's Growth and Development Program for 5th grade girls. Student safety and wellness are top priorities.
Parent of three South Pasadena students. Ruby's three boys each started in kindergarten at Marengo Elementary School. The oldest two, Max and Cole, graduated from SPHS in 2016 and 2018, and the youngest, Troy, is an SPHS freshman this year.
Learn more about Ruby here.
Thank you for your support,
Dr. Ruby Kalra for School Board 2018
Photo by Michael Newman
Cole, Troy, and Max,
SPHS Graduation 2016