Superintendent of Schools
Ms. Linda Ellis
GPISD Superintendent of Schools Linda Ellis holds a Bachelor of Science degree from East Texas State University and a Master of Education degree from Texas A&M Commerce.
A longtime educator in GPISD, she has held a number of positions in the District including classroom Teacher, K-12 GT Facilitator, Administrative Intern, Assistant Principal (elementary and secondary), Principal, Curriculum Director, Executive Director, and Assistant Superintendent.
Before being named the District’s Interim Superintendent, Ms. Ellis served as the Deputy Superintendent of Teaching and Learning with oversight of core curriculum, dyslexia services, special education, bilingual education, languages other than English, Response to Intervention, section 504, STEM education, and advanced academics.
Ms. Ellis was named Superintendent of Schools in May 2020.