Nebraska Commissioner of Education
|Nebraska Commissioner of Education|
|Office website:||Official Link|
|2012-13 FY Budget:||$1,084,105,775|
|Authority:||Nebraska Constitution, Article VII, Section 2|
|Selection Method:||Appointed by State Board of Education|
|Other Nebraska Executive Offices|
|Governor • Lieutenant Governor • Secretary of State • Attorney General • Treasurer • Auditor • Commissioner of Education • Agriculture Director • Insurance Director • Natural Resources Director • Labor Commissioner • Public Service Commission|
The current officeholder is Roger Breed. He has served in this position since 2009.
The State Department of Education shall be comprised of a State Board of Education and a Commissioner of Education.
The State Board of Education appoints the Commissioner.
The Commissioner serves as executive officer of the State Board of Education and as administrative head of the State Department of Education. In these roles the Commissioner oversees education in the state.
The budget for the Department of Education in Fiscal Year 2012-13 was $1,084,105,775.
- See also: Compensation of state executive officers
Article VII, Section 4 of the state Constitution designates the State Board of Education to fix the compensation of the Commissioner.
301 Centennial Mall South
P.O. Box 94987
Commissioner Roger Breed