Dr. Rick Westfall, Superintendent
Dr. Rick Westfall has served as Keller ISD Superintendent since 2017. He spent the previous six years as the Deputy Superintendent in Grapevine-Colleyville ISD, and before joining GCISD was Principal at Keller High School from 2008-11.
In his first three years in Keller ISD, the community approved a Tax Ratification Election that resulted in a tax rate "swap and drop," in which the overall tax rate was lowered by $0.01; the community passed a $315 million Bond Proposal; and he oversaw District Visioning process that involved thousands of stakeholders and redefined Keller ISD values.
Dr. Westfall holds a Doctorate in Education Administration degree from Tarleton State University, a Master’s Degree from Texas Christian University, and a Bachelor’s Degree from Miami University (Ohio). His wife Michelle is a former elementary school teacher, and they have one son who currently attends Texas A&M University.
(The superintendent is not a member of the board of trustees and does not vote on matters related to the district. However, he is the lead administrative officer and works with the board president to set board meeting agendas.)
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