Karen Rue, Ed.D. joined Northwest ISD in July 2005 as Superintendent of
Schools. Under her leadership, the district continues to make gains in
increasing academic success for all students.
Rue was a finalist for the Texas Computer Educators Association
Superintendent of the Year Award (February 2010). She serves as an
officer or on the executive committee for the Texas School Coalition,
Fast Growth Schools Coalition, Texas Association of School
Administrators, Texas Association of Suburban/Mid-urban Schools, Urban
Superintendents Association of America, 35W Coalition, and Northwest
Communities Partnership. She has presented at local, state, and national
Karen Rue is leading a transformational change in education to ensure
that all students are equipped for the digital age. She has a passion
for public education and is dedicated to supporting NISD educators as
they prepare students to be future ready.