Dr. Platter’s career spans 25 years in K-12 education as a teacher, assistant principal, principal, and central office administrator. Prior to embarking upon her career in education, LaFaye worked in the fields of finance, marketing, and commercial real estate. In 2017, Dr. Platter retired as Deputy Superintendent in the Hemet Unified School District.
Currently, LaFaye supports school districts and businesses with leadership development, teambuilding, and the strategic change process. She is known for infusing emotional intelligence and mindfulness lessons into all her PD offerings. She is also a faculty member in the administrative service credential program offered by ACSA and a long-time presenter for the California Association of School Business Officials (CASBO).