Douglas Wheeler

Superintendent of Saydel Community School District in Des Moines, Iowa

Douglas Wheeler is superintendent of Saydel Community School District in Des Moines, Iowa. He joined the district in 2014 after serving 12 years in the Des Moines Public Schools as a teacher and principal at Hoover High School. Wheeler holds a Bachelor of Arts from Western Illinois University, a Master of Education from Iowa State University and a Certificate of Advanced Studies from Iowa State University. In April 2018, he will be defending his dissertation, which studied the influence of teacher leadership initiatives on superintendent instructional leadership behavior, to complete a Ph.D. in education from Iowa State University.  

 Douglas  Wheeler