The Wisconsin Superintendent of Public Instruction
is an appointed position in the Wisconsin state government.
The current officeholder is Tony Evers.
Evers was born in Plymouth, Wisconsin. He was first elected to this position on April 7, 2009.
He began his career as a classroom teacher, and has since worked as a principal, school district administrator, CESA administrator, and deputy state superintendent. He and his wife, Kathy, have three children and five grandchildren.
- Plymouth High School
- BA, University of Wisconsin-Madison
- MEd, University of Wisconsin-Madison
- PhD, Educational administration, University of Wisconsin-Madison
In 2010, the Wisconsin Superintendent of Public Instruction was paid an estimated $109,587 according to the Council of State Governments.