Dr. Jill Siler, Superintendent of Schools
Born in Rochester, NY, Dr. Siler earned a Bachelor of Arts degree in Politics & Philosophy from the University of Pittsburgh. She moved to Austin in 1996 and enrolled in the Educator Certification Program through the Region XIII Educational Service Center. After serving as a high school World Geography teacher and swim coach at John B. Connally High School in Pflugerville ISD, she earned a Master of Education degree in Educational Administration from Texas State University.
Dr. Siler began her administrative career in Marble Falls ISD where she served as the Assistant Principal for Instruction. In 2004, Jill went to Lake Travis ISD where she served as Associate Principal for Lake Travis High School, Director of Secondary Academic Services, and Executive Director for Academic and Organizational Development. She completed the doctoral program in Educational Administration at the University of Texas in 2009 and has been serving as the Superintendent of Schools for Gunter ISD since 2012.
Dr. Siler and her husband, William, have been married for 21 years and have two children, Caitlyn and Caleb