Superintendent of the Year

Dr. John Baker, Superintendent of Seymour Independent School District, has been named the 2012 Region 9 Superintendent of the Year. This award program honors outstanding Texas administrators for achievement and excellence in public school administration and is sponsored by the Texas Association of School Boards.  

Candidates are chosen for their strong leadership skills, dedication to improving the quality of education in their school districts, commitment to public support and involvement in education, and ability to build good employee relations among teachers and staff members.  

The regional nomination has been submitted to the Texas Association of School Boards for the state judging with the winner being announced at the TASA/TASB State Convention in Austin on September 29, 2012.