As a retired public school teacher of nearly 30 years, Stephanie Byers knows exactly how Republican-led budget cuts have impacted Kansas children and families. Stephanie is determined to bring her lifetime of classroom experience to the state capitol and advocate for the issues that matter most to Kansans.
- Accomplished public school teacher, recipient of the GLSEN-Kansas State and National Educator of the Year award
- Will work to give every child access to quality education, expand Medicaid for tens of thousands of Kansans, and end discriminatory practices across the state
- Would make history as the first openly transgender person elected to the Kansas legislature