Jeri Rochman, JD, MS
Jeri is an Ally and the very proud mom of the most wonderful gay son. Her allyship is expressed through her commitment to providing Kaleidoscope’s programs and services to LGBTQIA+ children, teens, young adults, and their families. Jeri began her career as an attorney with the Los Angeles County Public Defender’s Office and became involved in the field of education when her now adult children started school. In addition to her law degree, Jeri holds a Masters Degree in Counseling with a specialty in School Counseling. For over twenty years, Jeri has assisted young people, and their families, to manage challenging academic, social, and emotional issues. She is a National Board Certified Counselor, Certified Parent Educator, and trained Crisis Counselor with Crisis Text Line.
Jeri’s goal is to support neurodivergent and neurotypical LGBTQIA+ youth to feel comfortable being their authentic selves and to achieve the goals they set for themselves. In her free time, Jeri enjoys cooking, needlepoint, and playing mah jongg.