OSAGE BEACH, Mo. - Dr. Jeremy Tucker, Superintendent of Liberty Public Schools, named 2019 Missouri Superintendent of the Year.
The Missouri Association of School Administrators (MASA) made the announcement during its annual fall conference at Tan-Tar-A Resort this weekend.
Dr. Tucker is in his fifth year as Superintendent of the Liberty School District.
Under his leadership, the district began a master planning process that resulted in the passage of a $49 million no-tax increase bond issue with 82% voter approval.
Prior to arriving in Liberty Dr. Tucker served as Superintendent, High School Principal, Teacher, and Coach in the Logan-Rogersville School District in Rogersville, Missouri.
He earned a Bachelor's Degree in History from Evangel University, Master's Degree in Education Administration from Southwest Baptist University, and a Doctoral Degree in Educational Leadership from Saint Louis University.
Dt. Tucker will be recognized during the AASA National Conference on Education in Los Angeles in February 2019 for his state selections.