DISD leadership

Here’s a look at the tenures of past superintendents in the Dallas Independent School District starting with W.T. White in 1946. White dots indicate superintendent changes. 1940s
W.T. White, 1946-68

1950s

1960s

1970s
Linus Wright, 1979-87

1980s
Marvin E. Edwards, 1988-93

1990s
Yvonne Gonzalez, 1996-97 Waldemar “Bill” Rojas, 1999-00

2000s
Mike Moses, 2001-04

2010s

Michael Hinojosa, 2005-present

Nolan Estes, 1968-79

Otto M. Fridia*, 1987-88

Chad James H. Robert Woolery, Hughey, Payton*, 1993-96 1997-99 2000-01

Larry Groppel*, 2004-05

1940s
* Interim superintendents

1950s

1960s

1970s

1980s

1990s

2000s

2010s

SOURCES: DISD; Dallas Morning News research

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