Superintendent, Cincinnati Public Schools
Mary Ronan has more than three decades with Cincinnati Public Schools.
She was appointed Superintendent in April 2009. Under her leadership, the district’s lowest-performing elementary schools have made significant academic gains, and CPS became Ohio’s first and only urban school district to earn an Effective rating on the Ohio Report Card (2009-2010, 2010-2011).
Mary’s diverse background includes: math and science teacher, assistant high school principal, elementary school principal, administrator in neighborhood and magnet school settings, assistant superintendent and director of schools.