Rankin named MGISD superintendent
Miller Grove ISD named Dr. Linda Rankin as the lone finalist for Superintendent of Schools on April 20, 2023. Dr. Rankin currently serves as the High School Principal at Miller Grove and has been in this position for the past two years. Dr. Rankin holds a Bachelor of Science degree from Texas A&M-Commerce along with a Master of Education degree and a Doctor of Education degree from Lamar University. She earned her Superintendent certification in 2016. Dr. Rankin has 18 years of experience in education, and before arriving in Miller Grove, she served as both a teacher and coach at Greenville ISD and Sulphur Springs ISD. She then served as a coach, teacher, and elementary principal at Como-Pickton CISD.
Dr. Rankin is a 1999 Sulphur Springs High School graduate who has lived in Hopkins County for over 35 years.
“Miller Grove is a unique and special place deeply rooted in tradition and high expectations. I am humbled and blessed beyond measure to be allowed to continue to serve this wonderful community and work alongside our dedicated board of trustees, amazing staff, and incredible students,” Rankin said. “I would like to thank the district’s staff for their support and encouragement and the MGISD Board of Trustees for their confidence in me. I am very excited to continue giving back to our community and seeing the great and mighty things that are in store for MGISD.”
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