Superintendent

Welcome to the Superintendent's Corner:
Dr. Todd Bowden

Todd Bowden

Dr. Todd Bowden was selected as the next superintendent of Sarasota County Schools by the School Board in October 2016 and began serving in that role on March 1, 2017, succeeding Lori White. Prior to being named superintendent, Bowden served as executive director of career, technical and adult education (2012-16) and director of Sarasota County Technical Institute (2007-16).

Before coming to work for Sarasota County Schools in 2007, Bowden served in various roles at the Hillsborough County School District, including principal of Gary Adult High School, principal of Aparicio-Levy Technical Center and assistant principal for curriculum at Bloomingdale High School. He holds a bachelor’s degree in accounting from the University of South Florida, a master’s in business administration from Florida State University, and a master’s and doctorate in educational leadership from the University of South Florida.

A Florida native, Bowden grew up in Brandon and Valrico and attended Bloomingdale High. He and his wife Janene have two children who attend Sarasota County public schools: a daughter, Johnna, and a son, Bobby.

Superintendent's Address to Staff
March 9, 2017

Superintendent's Guest Column Sarasota Herald-Tribune
February 26, 2017 - Goals as Superintendent

Superintendent's Guest Column Sarasota Herald-Tribune
May 28, 2017 - Priorities for Public Schools

Video message from Assistant Superintendent/Chief Academic Officer Laura Kingsley
May 31, 2017 - The First 90 Days 



Superintendent of Schools
Dr. Todd Bowden
todd.bowden@sarasotacountyschools.net

Linda Termine, Administrative Assistant
linda.termine@sarasotacountyschools.net

Phone: 941-927-9000, ext. 31151
Fax: 941-927-2539
1960 Landings Boulevard
Sarasota, Florida 34231
Green 3rd Floor

Saturday
7/29/2017 - All School and Districted Offices Closed

Tuesday
8/1/2017 - Charter Application Deadline 4:30PM

Wednesday
8/2/2017 - Sarasota Middle Back to School Gr. 6

Thursday
8/3/2017 - Sarasota Middle Back to School Gr. 7

Thursday
8/3/2017 - Sarasota Middle Back to School Gr. 8

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