Richard A Middleton, PhD

Board Member

Dr. Middleton served as Regional Vice President of the Southwest Region of The College Board from 2011 to 2016. He served as Superintendent of the North East Independent School District from 1990 to 2011, leading the district to develop the award-winning comprehensive Wellness and Environmental Health. His honors include 2011 State Superintendent of the Year for Texas (AASA) and the Texas Health Champion Award from the Michael and Susan Dell Center for Healthy Living at the University of Texas and Live Smart Texas. He also received the Distinguished Service Award from the Texas Association for Health, Physical Education, Recreation, and Dance. He served on the Board of Directors of the Carnegie Foundation for the Advancement of Teaching, and he is a member of Alamo Heights United Methodist Church.